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Five Torahs Stolen From Brooklyn's Karlsburg Synagogue

06/29/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Five sacred Torah scrolls valued at more than $30,000 each were stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue early Wednesday morning, the police said, leaving congregants shocked and saddened.

The burglar may have entered through a first-floor window at the Karlsburg Synagogue in Borough Park that was either partly open or unlocked, the police said.

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