20-year-old stabbed by brother over cigarettes

By ETGAR LEFKOVITS
July 11, 2007 15:33




A 20-year-old stabbed and lightly wounded his younger brother in their Jerusalem flat Wednesday following a dispute over cigarettes, police said. The suspect, who fled the scene, stabbed his 19-year-old brother in the thigh during a quarrel in their apartment in the southern Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo, Jerusalem police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby said. The victim was evacuated to Sha'arei Tzedek Hospital.


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