The New York Police Department (NYPD) said Saturday that it would deploy officers to places of worship in the city as a precaution after a shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said in a statement that “initial reports suggest that this senseless act of gun violence was an anti-Semitic attack and we stand together with the Jewish community in this difficult time as we always have before.”
“As a precaution, I have directed State Police to increase patrols around Jewish centers and houses of worship across the state,” he added.
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