19-Year Old Jewish Hacker Living in Israeli Arrested For Bomb Threats Against Jewish Facilities In US

Things are not always as they appear to be at first. It’s always good to find out what is really going on. It is not known if the young man who was arrested did all the work on his own, if there are others who are doing similar work, or if he was a “copycat”. He apparently holds dual citizenship: U.S. and Israeli.

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Israeli police saying they have arrested a Jewish Israeli man who is the prime suspect behind a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers and other institutions in the United States (all times local):

Jewish community leaders in Florida expressed relief that a suspect has been arrested in the wave of bomb threats against Jewish targets across the United States in recent weeks but said it was unclear whether he was the sole perpetrator.

Israeli police say they arrested a Jewish hacker with Israeli and American citizenship who they suspected was behind the threats.

But Balaban and Ehrlich said that “based on the limited information provided, we don’t know whether this is the main perpetrator or a copycat. We are grateful to law enforcement for their efforts and at this time await further details…”

The Anti-Defamation League says there have been more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish community centers and day schools in 37 states and two Canadian provinces since Jan. 9. The threats were accompanied by acts of vandalism on several Jewish cemeteries…

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