2 arrested for alleged vandalism of Begin Center in J'lem

ByMELANIE LIDMAN
February 27, 2013 14:38

Police arrested two teenage Arabs on suspicion of vandalizing the Begin Heritage Center in Jerusalem on Wednesday.

Police arrived at the Begin Center following reports of anti-Semitic graffiti on the outer wall of the Center, with red paint  marking a Jewish star and the words in Arabic "Leave!"

Police immediately searched the area and stopped two teenagers from east Jerusalem who fled the scene. Police on motorcycles caught and arrested the teenagers, both 14, after they found red spray paint on them. The investigation is ongoing.

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