17-year-old arrested for extorting cigarette money

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 7, 2010 14:43

 
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A 17-year-old was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of extorting money from three boys, aged 12 and 15.

According to police, the suspect demanded money from the three in order to buy cigarettes, and would beat them if they did not comply.

Police investigations revealed that the boys stole from their families in order to pay the suspect.

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