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  8/31/2012, Elul 13, 5772

Teacher who Left Child in Car Released to House Arrest

Judge Anna Schneider of the Jerusalem Magistrates Court released a teacher from Modi'in Ilit to house arrest, Friday afternoon.

The teacher faces charges for leaving the four-year-old child of a neighbor in his car for five hours Thursday afternoon. Paramedics who were called after the man returned to the car had no choice but to declare the child dead.