Anti-Semitic graffiti found on Bronx Zoo admissions booth

Vandals have spray-painted a swastika at the Bronx Zoo, police say. A ticket agent discovered the 6-by-6-inch symbol on Wednesday scrawled on pillar near the admissions booth. By the time police

News 12 Staff

Jul 20, 2014, 10:24 PM

Updated 3,648 days ago

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Vandals have spray-painted a swastika at the Bronx Zoo, police say.
A ticket agent discovered the 6-by-6-inch symbol on Wednesday scrawled on pillar near the admissions booth.
By the time police arrived, employees had already painted over it.
This incident comes after a swastika was found at a playground in Riverdale last week.


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