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Stolen Torah Scrolls Returned To Karlsburg Synagogue

07/03/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Five Torah scrolls stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue last week were turned over to the Brooklyn district attorney's office on Saturday night, according to the district attorney, Charles J. Hynes.

The scrolls, valued at more than $30,000 each, were turned in by a man whom the authorities did not identify and then returned to the Karlsburg Synagogue in Borough Park on Sunday afternoon.

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