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  10/11/2011, Tishrei 13, 5772

Yom Kippur Arab Rock Throwers Caught


Police have arrested a gang of Arabs who attacked Jews with stones as the Jews made their way to prayers in the predominantly-arab northern Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina on Yom Kippur. Aryeh Orange of the nearby Jewish neighborhood of Pisgat Ze'ev told Arutz Sheva, Tuesday morning, that one person was lightly wounded in the surprise attacks and a complaint was filed with police after the fast.

Another Jew was hit by rocks on Monday. Detectives succeeded in arresting the attackers.