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  אב 22, 5774 , 18/08/14

3 of the Hareidi Protestors Arrested Last Night Released from Custody

Jerusalem police arrested 12 hareidi protestors during the course of last night's (Sunday) rioting on Bar Ilan Street in Jerusalem, and in Beit Shemesh, respectively. The 12 are accused of disturbing the peace, throwing stones, lighting fires in dumpsters, and attacking police. Three of those arrested were minors.

Three of the detainees were from Beit Shemesh and were released last night. The remaining nine will be brought to the District Attorney's office this morning to decide whether or not the arrests will be extended or the suspects will be released.

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