Arabs who fired at Migdal Oz arrested

Four Beit Fajar Arabs arrested after admitting intention to attack Independence Day celebrations in village.

Mordechai Sones ,


The suspects in the shooting at Migdal Oz and Route 60 on Independence Day eve are four Arab residents of Beit Fajar.

During their interrogation, the suspects confessed to the charges and stated they intended to disrupt Independence Day celebrations.

Their remand was extended today.

On Independence Day eve a number of shooting incidents were reported both towards the route and at the village. Therefore, police acted together with security forces to track down the shooting suspects to catch and bring them to justice.