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  7/17/2014, Tammuz 19, 5774

Charges Filed in Arab Teen Murder Case

Jerusalem prosecutors filed formal charges against a 29-year-old Jewish man from a community on the outskirts of Jerusalem, and two youths aged 16 from Jerusalem and Beit Shemesh, for abducting and murdering Mohammed Abu-Khdr.

The adult and one of the youths are also being accused of several other crimes, including attempted abduction for the purpose of holding captive, physical attacks, attempted arson and more.