Police raid illegal distilleries, arrest nine

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 21, 2012 19:08

The Police's Economic Crimes unit raided six illegal alcohol distilleries Tuesday and arrested nine people accused of illegally selling bottles of liquor.

According allegations by police, the operations were selling bottles of whiskey and vodka to nightclubs and kiosks. Police said they would bring the suspects to the Rishon Lezion Magistrate's Court for a remand extension hearing later Tuesday.

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