Archive: 8/30/2011
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  8/30/2011, Av 30, 5771

Police Seek More Remand for Tourist Murder Suspect


Police are seeking to extend the remand of an Australian tourist who is suspected of murdering his wife in a Tel Aviv hotel on Monday.

The woman's body was found with stabbing wounds and other signs of violence. The Melbourne resident claims he acted in self defense, adding that he is mentally unstable, according to the Australian Broadcasting Commission.