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  3/29/2013, Nisan 18, 5773

Release of Soccer Player in Netanya Murder Appealed


A hearing was held, Friday morning, on a police appeal of Thursday's release to house arrest of Congolese soccer player Serge Lofo Bongeli, a suspect in the murder of 20-year-old Zehava Chocol, whose body was found, Wednesday evening, on the steps of the Carmel hotel in Netanya.

Under the tems of the release, the Petach Tikva Magistrates Court allowed Bongeli to continue to play for Maccabi Netanya.