Mayor David Cohen ended his weekly press conference Monday by condemning the vandalism at Temple Shalom.
Two days after a swastika was spray painted on the Temple's entrance sign, Cohen said:
"While our police department continues its investigation into the incident, our community is uniting with a loud and clear message that messages of hate and divisiveness do not resonate with our people."
Cohen said he was proud of the police department who arrived on the scene "within five minutes of it being called in."
The mayor also announced that on Sunday, November 23rd at 12:30 p.m. there will be a community event at Temple Shalom regarding this incident.
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