News Briefs

  7/29/2011, Tammuz 27, 5771

Murder Suspect Named

Hareidi-religious internet sites reported, Friday morning, that the man being held for the Thursday evening murder of Rabbi Elazar Abuhatzeira is Asher Dahan of Elad. The websites said Dahan has been under psychiatric care in recent years and his condition deteriorated recently.

Dahan faces a hearing for extension of his remand Friday morning in the Be'er Sheva Magistrates Court.