SAPD releases photos of persons of interest in anti-Semitic vandalism

2 young men captured on surveillance cameras throwing rocks


SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department has released images taken from surveillance footage that show two persons of interest in the recent anti-Semitic vandalism case.

The footage was recorded Aug. 12 at about 4:30 a.m. It shows two young men throwing a large rock through the glass window of a business.

Police said the person throwing the rock, who is carrying a backpack, is about 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. He has a light complexion and is right handed.

The second person is possibly Hispanic, police said, and is not wearing a shirt in the surveillance footage. Police said he about 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds, is of medium complexion and has dark hair.

Police said the recorded incident took place at the same time and in the same area of the vandalism of the Congregation Rodfei Sholom and its surrounding neighborhood.

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The two young men are the only persons of interest in the case. Police said the pair possibly live in the area where the crime was committed.

Anyone with information on the pair is asked to call the Prue Road Property Crimes unit at 210-207-7441.