MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami Beach synagogue became the latest target of vandals after somebody painted a building with a symbol of hate.
The incident happened at Temple Emmanuelle on 17th Street and Washington Avenue.READ MORE: Broward Law Enforcement Out In Full Force To Prevent ‘Wheels Up, Guns Down’ Chaos
The swastika was discovered on the last night of Hanukkah, but true to the spirit of the holiday, rabbi Mark Phillippe wants to use this is as a lesson for the entire community.READ MORE: CDC Recommends Schools Cancel High-Risk Activities Like Band & Football
“We are hoping to send a message, that any type of anti-semitism or any type of bigotry and any type of racism is not acceptable,” said Phillippe.MORE NEWS: Betty White Challenge Encourages $5 Donations For Local Animal Shelters In Honor Of Late Comedian’s 100th Birthday
Miami Beach police are investigating the incident. Anyone with information should call police at 305-471-tips.