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    Anti-Semitic thug behind plot of attack NYC synagogues is JEWISH and cares for his grandfather who survived the Holocaust, his lawyer claims: Mayor Eric Adams reveals men wore Nazi armbands on train before their arrest
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    Prosecutors and relatives of one of the alleged co-conspirators and Nazi fanatics that plotted to blow up a string of Manhattan synagogues said he is Jewish – and his grandfather is a Holocaust survivor, Your Content has learned.

    Matthew Mahrer, 22, and Christopher Brown, 21, were arrested after they were planning to attack NYC synagogues and members of Jewish community.

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    The pair were busted on Friday on the Long Island Rail Road with Brown carrying weapons and a Nazi armband, according to police sources, a report said.

    Mahrer’s grandfather Stuart Rubenstein expressed shock: ‘I don’t know how he got involved. The other kid must have talked him into it,’ he said.

    Mahrer was arraigned Saturday in court and has been charged with criminal possession of a weapon.

    Brown was in court Sunday to be arraigned on charges relating to planned attacks on New York City synagogues on Friday.

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    Officials have said the pair purchased a handgun in Pennsylvania for $650 and were planning to use it to attack Jewish people in the area.

    Brown also said he was planning to ask a priest if he should ‘become a husband or shoot up a synagogue and die’ according to a post made on Twitter,‘according to FlipBoard.

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