J'lem taxi driver arrested after striking police officer

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 3, 2011 21:19

A police officer who attempted to pull over a taxi near the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City Sunday night was struck by the taxi driver, who fled from the scene.

Police, who immediately gave chase to the driver, managed to apprehend him near the Karta parking lot. The driver, who police noted is Jewish, was brought for investigation into the incident.


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