Border Police officers in Binyamin stopped an Arab man and found a loaded Kalashnikov hidden in his car this evening (Saturday). The suspect has been arrested and taken for questioning.
The incident occurred around 7:00 pm, as Border Police set up an unannounced checkpoint near Halamish (Neve Tzuf). While they conducted searches, a driver approached in a suspicious manner. Due to his conduct, the officers decided to carry out a more thorough inspection of his car and person.
During the check, they found a loaded Kalashnikov rifle and a box of bullets hidden deep in the car's trunk.
The driver is described as being in his 30s.