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  Elul 25, 5772 , 12/09/12

PA Man Indicted for Mugging Jlem Woman, 78

Palestinian Authority resident Nasser Alradeida bin-Halil was indicted Wednesday for attacking and robbing an elderly woman in Jerusalem. He and Ahmed Alrabia are accused of ripping the woman’s necklace from her neck.

The two first knocked on their victim’s door and asked if she had work for them. Several minutes later they knocked again, and when she opened the door, attacked her and stole the necklace. The victim, 78, was left with injuries to her hand and neck and severe emotional trauma.

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