Winnipeg police confirmed they are investigating the incident.
Kneller said both of her parents were holocaust survivors.
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“It hits hard,” she said.
“Someone went deliberately to find yellow spray paint, went to a Jewish place of worship and right where that door is there’s a carved Star of David so it’s quite obvious. They knew what that symbol represented. Even if it’s a youth, they’re not being educated.”
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Kneller said this isn’t the first time the synagogue has experienced something like this.