Silwan resident killed by security guard after rocks thrown

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 22, 2010 09:27




A 32-year-old Palestinian was killed in the village of Silwan by a security guard in east Jerusalem Wednesday morning.

The security guard was driving in a security vehicle on his way to a settler home when residents blocked the street with trash cans and began hurling rocks at him.

The guard then allegedly opened fire at a group of rock throwers and killed a resident. 

He was taken for investigation by the police.


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