The 21-year-old Nazi sympathizer pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime.
“I felt sucker punched and really frustrated, but not really surprised,” a local Jewish resident said.
Democrat Liz Watson trailed early in her race against a heavily favored Republican in a southern Indiana bellwether district.
Police arrested two suspects in connection with the painting of a swastika on a synagogue in Indiana.
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Beth-El Zedeck identifies as both Reconstructionist and Conservative, and is led by a rabbinic married couple.
“We just wanted to put a positive message out there. We just thought, what’s more positive than love.”
The graffiti was discovered early Saturday morning, but Shabbat services were held regardless.
“She was with people who could have gotten her help … The final show of chivalry, letting Lauren leave with no phone, no shoes, no keys.”