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  Shvat 16, 5780 , 11/02/20

Improvised weapon found in Hevron hills PA town

Border Guards searched for improvised weapons Monday evening in the southern Hevron hills Palestinian Authority village of As-Samu', on the basis of intelligence obtained by the police that improvised weapons were hidden in the warehouse of one of the houses.

During a search in the warehouse, a firearm was located and removed. The Border Guards detained two the wife and son of the gun owner, who was staying in Israel legally at the time. Police said that upon the suspect's return to the area, he would be detained for questioning.

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