3 haredi youths assault Arab woman in east Jerusalem

By ETGAR LEFKOVITS
February 25, 2009 20:08

Three haredi teens hurled stones at an Arab home in east Jerusalem on Wednesday night and then assaulted an Arab woman resident, police said. The attackers, who had come to pray at the reputed grave site of a high priest in the area, then fled the scene, Jerusalem police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby said. Two suspects were subsequently arrested by police. The woman did not require medical treatment.


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