FREEHOLD, NJ - A $2,500 reward is being offered by the Jewish Federation of Monmouth County toanyone who provides information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the person or personsresponsible for the anti-Semitic vandalism of a number of properties in Manalapan, Acting Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced.

During the overnight hours of September 5 through 6, several residents in the Monmouth Heights development in Manalapan awoke to find red swastikas and other hateful graffiti spraypainted throughout their residential community. The bias graffiti was painted on road signs,sidewalks, vehicles, utility boxes and fences.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact Detective David D’Amico ofthe Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 732/620-2307 or Detective Thomas Mantle of theManalapan Police Department at 732/446-8385.