The Santa Monica Police Department is circulating the information below. The ADL reports that, “Southern California law enforcement has told us that they have reason to believe that the suspect is outside of the Los Angeles area and is headed for the East Coast. Accordingly, they have asked us to share this information nationwide.”
Jewish organizations should review their access control procedures and pass this information to those responsible for screening visitors. If you spot this individual, call 911. Do not take any action on your own.
The information from the "Wanted" poster is found below:
AKA Israel Fisher
Male White DOB 12.09.50
Brown Hair, Green Eyes
Height: 5’7” Weight: 207 lbs
The Santa Monica Police Department has developed probable cause to believe that Ron Hirsch (aka Israel Fisher) was involved in the explosion that took place at Chabad of Santa Monica. Hirsch is known to frequent synagogues and Jewish Community Centers in search of charity from patrons. He is known to have frequented the synagogue located at 360 North La Brea Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036.
Hirsch should be considered extremely dangerous. If located, contact the Santa Monica Police Department, Detective Leone at (310) 458-8949. Do not take any action on your own.