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  8/19/2012, Elul 1, 5772

Brawl Suspect's Remand Extended Four Days

The Jerusalem Magistrates Court extended by four days, Sunday, the remand of a 19-year-old, arrested on Shabbat in connection with a brawl, Thursday, at Jerusalem's Kikar Tzion (Zion Square), which resulted in serious injuries to an Arab youth. The suspect denies any connection with the incident.

Three juvenile suspects were detained for questioning, Sunday afternoon, and police say more arrests are pending.