UK: Hachnasos Sefer Torah Results in Arrest After Driver Allegedly Shouts Racist Abuse

By Syma Mohammed

Posted on 06/30/13 | News Source Hackney Gazette |

Jewish people taking part in a religious procession claimed they were forced off the road by a driver shouting racist abuse.

The incident happened as around 1,000 people took part in the Torah dedication ceremony in which worshipers walked froom from Heathland Road to Viznitz Synagogue in Stamford Hill on Sunday, June 16.

It is claimed that a man in a green car started driving behind them and forcing them onto the pavement, whilst shouting abuse.


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Photo Caption: Hachnasas Sefer Torah (Illustration)

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