Police investigate attempted break-in at Congregation Beth Israel

Posted at 5:01 PM, May 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-26 18:01:12-04

Corpus Christi police are looking for whoever tried to break into a Jewish synagogue.

Police were called to Congregation Beth Israel building just after 9:00 am Saturday morning.

When police arrived, they noticed someone tried to break into the building and saw blood at the scene.

Crime Scene Investigators were called out to document the scene and take a sample of the blood.

Police say whoever tried to break into the building knew it is a Jewish house of prayer.

Detectives also added a surveillance camera may have caught the suspect in the act.