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  9/5/2014, Elul 10, 5774

Name of Murdered Neve Ya'akov Woman Cleared for Publication

The name of the woman who was stabbed to death last night (Thursday) in the northern Jerusalem neighborhood of Neve Ya'akov has been released for publication.

Avital Rokah, 45, was stabbed to death, apparently by her estranged husband.

The suspect is being brought to appear in the Jerusalem Magistrate's Court this morning to extend his remand into custody.