Texas synagogue hostage shares escape story, says he believes attacker was mentally ill

Jeffrey Cohen, one of the Texas synagogue hostages, speaks out about his experience during the 11-hour standoff and explains how he and two others managed to escape unharmed.

1/18/2022 6:53:00 PM

'He bought into these very dangerous stories,' Texas synagogue hostage survivor Jeffrey Cohen says on the hostage-taker. 'These words do have consequences, they play on peoples' fears. And it leads to action like this.' Watch more:

Jeffrey Cohen, one of the Texas synagogue hostages, speaks out about his experience during the 11-hour standoff and explains how he and two others managed to escape unharmed.

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Rabbi held hostage at Texas synagogue speaks out on escaping after 11-hour standoffRabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker went on 'CBS This Morning' to discuss what happened during the 11-hour standoff at a Texas synagogue, and how he and the three others being held hostage were able to escape.

What it was like inside the Colleyville, Texas, synagogue during the 11-hour hostage standoffIt started like most any Saturday for members of Congregation Beth Israel. Probably very scary , I mean they were being held at gun point by a Terrorist who targeted them because they are Jewish and the Terrorist demanding another Terrorist be let out of prison down the road. And Imagine he was a work visa card away from voting in state elections 😳

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British national ID’d as hostage-taker at Texas synagogueAuthorities on Sunday identified a 44-year-old British national as the man who took four people hostage at a Texas synagogue for 10 hours before an FBI SWAT team stormed the building, ending a tense standoff that President Joe Biden called “an act of terror.”

Rabbi held hostage in Texas synagogue shares thankful message: 'Grateful to be alive'Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker thanked law enforcement and loved ones after he was rescued following a hostage standoff at his synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. Rabbi held hostage by an Islamic Jihadist in Texas synagogue shares thankful message: 'Grateful to be alive' 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 Thank God they're all safe!

Man holding people in Colleyville, Texas, synagogue dead, hostages released safelyAll four hostages have been released safely from a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas after a 10-hour standoff. The man responsible is dead, according to law enforcement.

Jan. 18, 2022