News Brief 4/20/2006, Nisan 22, 5766
Soldier Says He was Kidnapped and Escaped
(IsraelNN.com) An IDF soldier said Thursday he was kidnapped by unidentified men while on his way from his base to his home in Be'er Sheva, but managed to escape.
The soldier said that several masked men forced him into a car and took him to Tel Sheva, a Bedouin town near Be'er Sheva. He told Be'er Sheva police that he managed to escape and arrived at his parents’ home in the city a short time later.
The soldier is being questioned and the matter is under investigation.