Swastika Discovered on Coney Island Bench

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(Bryan Leib)

A swastika and “SS” symbol was discovered Thursday on a bench on the Coney Island boardwalk

“Jewish New Yorker are tired of living in fear, and we will not accept the status quo anymore,” said Councilman Chaim Deutsch in a statement. “With hate crimes on the rise, it is vital that we continue to do everything we can to confront this plague head on. We must pursue a combination of education in our communities and schools, additional police resources, and aggressive prosecution in order to tackle this hate.”