Two men arrested for tearing down Israeli flag in Ramapo
Two men have been arrested for tearing down the Israeli flag from the Ramapo Town Hall on Monday.
Ramapo police say a group damaged the flag in the process and then took it.
Two men, 75-year-old Alter Goldberger, of Monroe, and 32-year-old Yehonatan Ovadia of, Chestnut Ridge, face charges of criminal mischief as a hate crime, petit larceny as a hate crime and conspiracy as a hate crime.
Both men were arraigned in Airmont Village Court and released.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the incident should call them.