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  Nissan 13, 5777 , 09/04/17

Sub-machine gun found buried in Taibeh

An MP5 sub-machine gun was found in the Israeli Arab city of Taibeh on Sunday as part of a search by Border Police detectives.

Acting on intelligence information, police focused on a number of houses, detectives found the weapon buried buried in an open area. Two residents of Taibeh in their 20s were arrested and face a remand hearing on Monday. Police estimate that the weapons were used by known criminal elements living in the city.

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