HAMILTON, NJ - The Hamilton Police Department is investigating what they are calling a “bias incident” that took place on Wednesday. According to a statement this appears to be the fourth such incident by the same suspect since June 11.
On Wednesday, members of the Hamilton Police Department responded to 210 Ridge Avenue, near the entrance of the Ahavath Israel Congregation Cemetery, where they observed the words “Kill N****rs” sprayed in red paint. The same words were painted in a similar color near St. Mary’s Cemetery on June 11, as well as Shady Brook Park on August 3 and in the roadway of St. Mary’s Cemetery on August 6. In both the August 3 and August 6 incidents a Swastika was also painted in red.
Detectives have no suspects and are seeking the assistance of the community. Anyone with information about any of these incidents can contact Detective Lawrence MacAurthur at 609-689-5827 or via email by clicking here. The public can also contact the Hamilton Police Department Crime Tip Hotline at 609-581-4008.
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