(Click HERE for photos) SEFER TORAH DESTROYED! An arsonist struck the Shul of Rav Launda Shlita, (Rov of Bnei Brak), setting the Aron HaKodesh ablaze, YWN has learned.
According to initial reports, one Sefer Torah has R”L been completely destroyed and three others have serious damage.
Levaya details are not yet confirmed, but will be posted on YWN as soon as they are available.
It is important to note, that police have been searching for an arsonist on the loose in Bnei Brak for the past few months. Incidents involving arson in Bnei Brak Shul’s reported recently on YWN include:
*Four pairs of Tefillin destroyed on June 4 [Click HERE for story].
*Attempted burning of Shul on Sokolov Street reported May 6 [Click HERE for story].
*Attempted burning of three Shul’s in three days reported on April 30 [Click HERE for story].