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ADL offers $5K reward for info on pro-Palestinian protesters in LA attack on Jews

Jacob Magid is The Times of Israel's US correspondent based in New York

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators assault Jews at a sushi restaurant in Los Angeles on May 19, 2021. (Screen capture: Twitter)
Pro-Palestinian demonstrators assault Jews at a sushi restaurant in Los Angeles on May 19, 2021. (Screen capture: Twitter)

The Anti-Defamation League announces that it is offering a $5,000 reward to anyone who can come forward with information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the assault on diners outside the Sushi Fumi restaurant in Los Angeles yesterday.

“We are outraged over reports of this antisemitic assault and thank the Los Angeles Police Department for investigating the incident as a potential hate crime. These acts of hate have no place in our community and we hope this reward will bring about information that will lead to an arrest or arrests and the prosecution of these hate crimes to the fullest extent of the law.”

Anyone with information about the crime should contact the Los Angeles Police Department at 213-473-0476.

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