Man arrested for assault against Jewish man

Man arrested for assault against Jewish man

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - A man will be in court Monday for intimidating and assaulting another man for being Jewish.

Jesse Vardaman approached David Steinke and yelled anti-Semitic slurs at Steinke, saying, "Hitler didn't kill enough of you."

Vardaman went by the Steinke residence the next day to yell more anti-Jewish remarks.

Vardaman also threw a half-full can of pop at Steinke, hitting him in the arm.

Vardaman is being charged with assault and ethnic intimidation.

His bond is set at $25,000.

Vardaman will appear again in court on May 30.

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