In what can only be described as a bizarrely coordinated nuisance, Jewish community centers in 5 states were the targets of bomb threats on Monday.
The facilities, many of which housed both the elderly and children, were evacuated while police crews swept the area. No bombs were found at any of the 5 locations, and no motive for the threats has been established.
“Authorities are investigating bomb threats called in to Jewish community centers in at least five states, including New Jersey, on Monday.
“The JCC on Palisades in Tenafly sent out a text alert saying it received a bomb threat shortly after noon, and that it evacuated the entire building, including a preschool, senior center and adult daycare facility for people with disabilities, as a precaution. Parents of preschoolers were told to pick up their…