The man hurled two rocks, shattering the window and injuring a man’s shoulder, before he was arrested, police said.
On Tuesday, authorities charged Anatoly Smolkin with disturbing religious meetings and civil rights violations, both of which are hate crimes.
A preliminary investigation by the Berkeley Fire Department points to an electrical malfunction.
One resident was taken to the hospital for an asthma attack related to the fire, but there were no other injuries. As of Sunday, the cause was unknown.
Police said the man “yelled threatening anti-Semitic statements” at the synagogue and also tried to enter a Jewish community center nearby.
Work will start in mid-August on a $6.2 million project improving University Avenue and other roads at the Berkeley Marina.
Police found casings but no victims at University Avenue and West Frontage Road, authorities said.
The driver may have lost control and struck a fence, trapping the man under her white Toyota sedan, first responders said over the radio.
Large-scale ferry service could begin in 2026 under the current timeline. A community survey about the future of the marina runs through March 12.
Police arrested a parolee after a car crash in University Village and found a gun Tuesday night. Detectives are also investigating a stabbing.
The building is unsafe and the top five floors, made of wood, must be removed by Dec. 31.
Marsha Tolliver had to leave the room she was renting and was forced to choose between buying a uniform for work or paying for a hotel.