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  1/2/2013, Tevet 20, 5773

Tira: Grandfather of Slain Man Shot

The grandfather of a young man murdered three weeks ago was shot in the head late Tuesday night in his home, Ynet reports. The attack took place in the Israeli Arab town of Tira.

The victim is in very serious condition.

Police are investigating the attack. It is not yet clear if the shooting was accidental, or if the victim was intentionally targeted, possibly by the same people who murdered his grandson, Amir Abu Saada.