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News Brief

  4/21/2013, Iyar 11, 5773

Explosives and Ammunition Seized in Abu Senan


The Central Investigative Unit in the Northern District of the Israel Police, assisted by Northern District Yassam Special Police and the Shachar 101 Unit found a half-kilogram/one bound demolition block in the western Galilee village of Abu-Senan during a search on Sunday. A demolition block is used by the Israel Defense Forces to blast down doors or walls or set off a bigger explosive.

The security forces also found a stun grenade and six ammunition magazines. A local resident was arrested and faces a hearing for extension of his remand on Monday in a Nazareth court.