Official: Jersey City attack was ‘fueled’ by anti-Semitism

  • New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal arrives for a news conference in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Grewal says authorities believe a shooting in Jersey City was “fueled both by anti-Semitism and anti-law enforcement beliefs.” He told a news conference Thursday that authorities are investigating the attack as an act of domestic terrorism. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

  • Police officers stand near the scene of a gun fight at a kosher supermarket in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Investigators are looking to pinpoint what prompted a deadly attack on the Jewish market in Jersey City amid fears that it was motivated by anti-Semitism, as a nearby school reopened Thursday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

  • Workmen replace a window that was broken by gunfire at the Sacred Heart school in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. Investigators are looking to pinpoint what prompted a deadly attack on a Jewish market in Jersey City amid fears that it was motivated by anti-Semitism, as the nearby school reopened Thursday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — The two killers who stormed a kosher market in Jersey City were driven by hatred of Jews and law enforcement, New Jersey’s attorney general said Thursday, adding that the case is being investigated as domestic terrorism.

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