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Suspicious Fire Guts Two Israeli Kosher Restaurants in Florida

By: JTA

A fire destroyed two Israeli-owned kosher restaurants in a South Florida shopping plaza, including one that was torched a year ago by arsonists.

The early Sunday morning fires that hit the Achla Pita Grill and Bon Ami Cafe at the Emerald Center in West Hollywood are being investigated as suspicious, the Florida Sun-Sentinel reported. The plaza is in a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighborhood.

A year ago, the Achla Pita Grill, which is adjacent to the Bon Ami Cafe, was torched by two masked arsonists who were seen on a surveillance camera dousing the kitchen with flammable liquid before setting it alight.

Both restaurants are owned by Ilan Timianski, an Israeli.

Two years ago, arsonists burned down the Holyland Judaica on the Emerald Center after the back door was kicked and security cameras showed people running away from the back of the store.

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10 Responses to “Suspicious Fire Guts Two Israeli Kosher Restaurants in Florida”

  1. AJ Grossman says:

    there has been a fire in that location every year.

  2. AJ Grossman says:

    there has been a fire in that location every year.

  3. AJ Grossman says:

    there has been a fire in that location every year.

  4. How about hiring some private investigators especially since the arsonist from the last fire was never found?

  5. Marty Radnor says:

    been to all of these stores. Achla makes the best Schwarma sandwiches, i hope you all recover soon and catch this madman

  6. Joshua Lipinsky says:

    Use to vist the area years ago. I loved being around there. So sorry to hear these type of things.

  7. Joshua Lipinsky says:

    Use to vist the area years ago. I loved being around there. So sorry to hear these type of things.

  8. How about getting the heck out of Florida and coming home to Israel?

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