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  Tishrei 25, 5773 , 11/10/12

4th Suspect Arrested in Attack on Police in Susiya

Police said, Thursday evening, that the fourth and final suspect has been arrested in an attack during the Sukkot holiday on police in the southern Hevron Hills Jewish community of Susiya. A hearing for extension of remand is scheduled for Friday.

One member of a police special forces (Yassam) unit, which was involved in undercover operations against Jews suspected of attacking Arabs, was wounded when members of the unit were attacked. The three other suspects arrested in the case were residents of the area who were known to police from prior incidents.

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