News Briefs

  7/17/2013, Av 10, 5773

Car Tires Punctured in Jewish Neighborhood of Jerusalem

Jewish residents of Givat Hananya, a neighborhood in south Jerusalem woke up to find their tires punctures by unknown assailants. In total, 12 tires were punctured on vehicles belonging to Jewish residents.

Police are investigating the case to examine whether the incident was a hate crime. Givat Hananya, also known as Abu Tor, has a mixed population of Jewish and Arab residents. Several past incidents of vandalism and incitement have occurred there.