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  Adar 22, 5773 , 04/03/13

2 Additional Arrests in Attack on Arab Woman in J'lem

A remand hearing is scheduled for Monday morning in the Jerusalem Magistrates Court in the case of three young women arrested in connection with a recent assault on an Arab woman at a Jerusalem light-rail station. One - a resident of a Jewish community in Judea and Samaria (Shomron) - was arrested Sunday. The other two were arrested following questioning on Monday, after they came to police came to police to file a complaint against the Arab.

Their attorney, Itamar Ben-Gvir, said that one of the young women presented a medical report to go along with the marks on her neck from the blows that she took. He claimed that pictures from the station's security camera prove that the Arab should be arrested. 

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