A bus driver leaving Beit Shemesh called the police emergency 100 line and reported that there was a passenger that had aroused his suspicions. Beit Shemesh squad cars located the bus while it was en route, signaled the driver to pull over, and removed the passenger from the bus. The suspect turned out to be an Arab male who was here illegally.
When police searched his belongings, a knife was found in his bag. The suspect was handed over for additional questioning.