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  שבט 28, 5774 , 29/01/14

Additional Suspect in Weapons and Drug Trafficking Affair

The  Lahav 433 Unit of the Israeli police has arrested a 41-year-old resident of Lod in connection the drug- and weapons-trafficking affair which was recently uncovered.

The operation was revealed on January 15th, 2014, at the close of an undercover operation that was being run by the Lahav 433 unit together with two additional undercover agents, of which one was a police officer.  Last week the Tel Aviv District Attorney filed 17 indictments against several individuals for assorted drug- and weapons-trafficking violations based upon the evidence gathered during the investigation.

The additional suspect was arrested yesterday (Tuesday) and taken to the Rishon Letzion Magistrate's Court for his remand hearing.

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