Man who killed peace activist in 1984 to be released

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 26, 2011 09:42

Yona Avrushmi, who in 1984 murdered peace activist Emil Grunzweig in a protest in Jerusalem, was scheduled to be released Wednesday from prison.

In 1985, Avrushmi was sentenced to life in prison, but the sentence was reduced to 27 years in 1995.


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