Man is arrested for ripping the wigs off Orthodox Jewish women's heads on Yom Kippur


by Mail Online

Mail Online— A man has been ripping wigs off the heads of Orthodox Jewish women in North Hollywood, California and police believe the suspect targeted the victims because they were Jewish

New York Post—Man arrested for ripping wigs off Orthodox Jewish women. A man was busted this week for ripping wigs off the heads of three unsuspecting Orthodox Jewish women in California, according to local police. The first two incidents occurred in September on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year on the Jewish calendar. In the first incident, an 80-year-old woman was walking on Bellaire...

Global News—Man wanted for pulling wigs off Orthodox Jewish women. Los Angeles police are searching for a man suspected of pulling wigs off Orthodox Jewish women in incidents that investigators say are possible hate crimes.

Newsweek—Los Angeles man wanted for snatching Jewish women's wigs, as New York cops make hate crime busts in synagogue attack. In Los Angeles, at least three Orthodox Jewish women say a man has been yanking their modest wigs from their heads.