Police officer shoots man dead in Tel Aviv

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 30, 2012 07:25

A man was shot dead by a policeman in the early hours of Thursday morning outside number 16 Yakov Mark Street in North Tel Aviv.

Police say the man, aged 33, from Tulkarm, was suspected of robbing a car, and apparently threatened the officer with a knife. Initial reports say the victim was in Israel illegally.

The incident is being investigated.


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