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  3/3/2013, Adar 21, 5773

No Charge Against Soldier who Killed Rabbi Mertzbach

The military prosecutor's office decided, Sunday, that the soldier who accidentally shot and killed Rabbi Dan Mertzbach of Otniel in November 2011 at a checkpoint near Hevron will not be charged.

Two women riding in the car driven by Rabbi Mertzbach were wounded in the shooting.