The police are asking for the public's help in locating 18-year-old soldier Avi Pariente of Petach Tikva, who was last seen Wednesday afternoon at 13:30 in his hometown. Police are saying his disappearance is not a terrorist incident.
Pariente is described as 1.75 meters/5'9" tall and lean with short hair. He was wearing an olive-colored army uniform. Anyone with information concerning his whereabouts is asked to call the police hotline at 100 or the Petach Tikva police department.