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Religious items stolen from boro synagogue

Several religious items were stolen from Congregation Ahavath Shalom Synagogue in Forest Hills. Images courtesy NYPD
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FOREST HILLS — Police were seeking the public’s assistance in recovering several religious artifacts swiped from a Forest Hills synagogue.

Cops said the items — a silver pointer, Torah breast plate, silver-coated plate and a ritual wine cup — were discovered missing June 18 from Congregation Ahavath Shalom Synagogue, at 75-02 113th St.

There is currently no description of any suspect and cops are asking anyone with information to contact them through the Crime Stoppers tipline.

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