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  6/30/2013, Tammuz 22, 5773

Anti-Tank Weapon Seized in Shefar'am

A number of police agencies searched a home in the predominantly Arab city of Shefar'am (Shefa-Amr in Arabic), east of Haifa, Sunday afternoon and found a Swedish-made Carl Gustav recoilless rifle.

A 21-year-old was arrested on suspicion of illegal possession of the weapon and faces a hearing for extension of his remand, Monday, in the Akko Magistrates Court.