San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria mentioned Sunday that authorities are investigating the invention of hateful flyers in metropolis communities and a suburb.
“Hate has no place in San Diego and there can be penalties for many who unfold it in our metropolis. These antisemitic and homophobic flyers have been reported to legislation enforcement and are being investigated,” Gloria tweeted.
In line with CBS8, residents in San Carlos, Santee and Del Cerro had discovered flyers on automotive windshields with antisemitic messages and statements bashing the LGBTQ neighborhood.
Residents who gave their names as Adele and Scott advised the station they discovered the flyers Friday of their neighborhood and have been vastly damage by them, bringing Adele to tears.
“I used to be crying once I first noticed these as a result of it breaks my coronary heart that folks might be so merciless,” she mentioned. “Again within the ’80s, I used to be focused as a Jew. They put Nazi slogans all on the entrance of my home in spray paint and spray painted automobiles and I shied away from my religion as a result of it scared me to be Jewish.”
The couple walked up and down the streets eradicating the flyers from automobiles, they mentioned.
One of many flyers reportedly learn, “The Holocaust is a Lie Six Million Jews Did Not Die.”
“As a Jewish particular person, they are saying the Holocaust didn’t occur,” Adele mentioned. “I misplaced so many relations that might have been right here at this time due to the Holocaust.”
The group Cease Anti-Semitism reported that the antisemitic flyers have been dropped on the identical road as two synagogues – Temple Emanu-El in Del Cerro and Tifereth Israel Synagogue in San Carlos. Each locations of worship have stepped up their safety in consequence, the group mentioned.
The San Diego Police Division had no additional info Sunday.
– Metropolis Information Service