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  2/27/2012, Adar 4, 5772

Undercover Cop Captures Kalkilye Carjacker

The Samaria-Judea police arrested a knife-wielding resident of Kalkilye, Monday, when he tried to rob an undercover officer at the Tzufim Junction, next to the western Samarian Palestinian Authority city.

The detainee faces a remand hearing, Monday morning. Police say more arrests are pending in connection with a wave of recent carjackings in the area.