Police arrest 2 in northern Arab town following shooting

Suspects arrested, weapons confiscated after shots fired and police officer wounded from shrapnel in shooting incident in Arara.

Arutz Sheva Staff,

Confiscated weapons
Confiscated weapons
Police spokesperson

Police units in the north, in the area of the Arab town of Arara, arrested 2 suspects in connection with a shooting incident yesterday in the city, police said. Shots were fired and a police officer was wounded from shrapnel.

Both the suspects, ages 33 and 44, are suspected in being involved in the shooting which began as a local incident and developed into a larger incident.

Police searched the area and seized 3 weapons, including automatic weapons and a pistol.

The suspects remain under arrest and will appear before the court later this evening.

The Investigation into the shooting incident is continuing.