The body of a 10-year-old boy was found hanging from a rope tied around his neck Monday afternoon in the Bedouin village of Sallama, located in the Galilee.
He was found by his 12-year-old brother.
Investigators from the Misgav police were sent to the scene and collected evidence.
The circumstances of the incident are still unknown.
The boy's body was sent for autopsy at the Institute of Forensic Medicine.