Soldier who accidentally killed comrade charged with manslaughter

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 7, 2009 18:00




IDF prosecutors on Monday served a manslaughter indictment against an Armored Corps soldier who allegedly accidentally shot and killed comrade Yaniv Pozuarik at an IDF post on the northern border half-a-year ago. According to the indictment, the accused, whose name with withheld, was sitting on his bed cleaning his gun when a bullet discharged and hit Pozuarik in the face and the neck. He succumbed to his wounds the following day.


Related Content

Breaking news
February 18, 2018
Car bomb in Syria's Qamishli kills five people

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 8 - 18
    Beer Sheva
    11 - 18
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 9 - 14
    Jerusalem
    11 - 16
    Haifa
  • 13 - 23
    Elat
    11 - 18
    Tiberias