News Briefs

  5/13/2014, Iyar 13, 5774

Ashkelon: 2 Men Arrested After Attempting to Run Over Mayor

Ashkelon police arrested two 28-year-old city residents on charges of endangering a man’s life, reckless driving and making threats.The two were arrested after the city’s mayor, Itamar Shimoni and another municipal supervisor complained of a car charging at them and the crew photographing them while they were visiting a garbage dump in a northern Ashkelon industrial zone.

The suspects denied all allegations and will be arraigned tomorrow (Wednesday).