The gravestone of Rabbi Aharon Yehudah Leib Steinman, ZT'L, was vandalized overnight Thursday-Friday, ahead of the fourth anniversary of his death.

There were no immediate details on who perpetrated the vandalism, but Charedi news site Kikar HaShabbat said worshipers who arrived to pray at the gravesite in Bnei Brak on Friday morning saw “extremists” fleeing the scene. Municipal staff worked to clean the gravestone.

Maran Steinman‘s fourth yartzeit is to be commemorated on Monday.

There was no immediate comment from the police on the matter.... Read More: Times of Israel