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  6/24/2014, Sivan 26, 5774

2 Arrested for Counterfeiting Coins

A bus driver and a friend face a hearing for extension of their remand, Tuesday morning, after they were arrested on suspicion of making and distributing counterfeit 10-shekel coins.

The bus driver, a resident of the Israeli Arab village of Kafr Kassem, is accused of getting the coins from his friend and distributing them during the course of his work.