Anti-Semitic Graffiti Under Investigation at Roosevelt Field Mall
By Wendy L
Published: January 03 2013
A hate crime is under investigation after finding an anti-Semitic message and swastika written at Roosevelt Field Mall.
On New Year’s Day, police found anti-Semitic graffiti and a swastika written on a door in a service corridor to Roosevelt Field Mall. The graffiti was discovered at about 3:50 p.m.
Written in red lip balm, it read “Death to Jews” with a swastika. The graffiti was approximately 24 inches high and 18 inches long, according to Nassau County police.
An investigation is ongoing as to who may have committed the crime. It is unclear whether there may be video surveillance available to provide Third Squad detectives additional information.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at (800) 244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Roosevelt Field Mall is located in Garden City and is home to over 275 retailers.