A 25-year old man was killed in a shooting in Tira in central Israel on Saturday.

He was treated for critical wounds to his upper body at Meir Medical Center in Kfar Saba, but ultimately died of his wounds.

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The man was known to the police and had been released from prison just days ago.

This was the seventh shooting in Tira in the last month.