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Assault and Theft in Caulfield Unlikely to be Hate Crime

November 5, 2015 – 2:59 pmOne Comment
policeFrom the editor:Two men assaulted a member of the Jewish community last night before stealing his car. It is likely the Caulfield North man targeted in this incident was followed home from the airport.

While there has been speculation that this may have been a hate crime, sources at the Jewish Community Security Group (CSG) believe this is unlikely.  After speaking with the victim, the CSG believes the offense was criminally motivated
Police are currently investigating the incident.
We will update if any further information comes to light.
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