Arson suspect hated Jews….

On January 25, 2012, the Jewish Standard reported that the police had arrested Anthony M. Graziano, for tossing incendiary devices made out of empty raspberry Crush soda bottles, motor oil and duct tape, at synagogues.  Police reported that two synagogues, Congregation K’hal Adath Jeshurun in Paramus, and Congregation Beth El in Rutherford were targeted by Graziano.

The Jewish Standard reported that Graziano has been charged with nine counts of first-degree attempted murder, one count of first-degree bias intimidation, and one count of first-degree aggravated arson in the Rutherford case, and faces charges of first-degree aggravated arson, first-degree bias intimidation, and third-degree arson for the Congregation K’hal Adath Jeshurun in Paramus. If found guilty, Graziano could face between 40 and 80 years in prison, according to Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli.