Police arrest 2 suspects in Uvdat National Park vandalism case

Police arrest 2 suspects

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 5, 2009 20:51

Police in Dimona on Monday evening arrested two Beduin men, a 47-year-old and a 51-year-old, on suspicion of vandalizing the Uvdat National Park in the Negev on Sunday night. The men denied involvement in the incident which left hundreds of archaeological artifacts at the UNESCO World Heritage Site severely damaged. The suspects will be brought before the Beersheba Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for a remand extension hearing.


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