3 Arab youths arrested for attempted J'lem break-in

By MELANIE LIDMAN
November 7, 2010 20:32

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Police arrested three Arab youth, one from east Jerusalem and two from the Palestinian territories, after they tried to break into an apartment in Jerusalem neighborhood of Kiryat Moshe on Sunday night. A resident of the area had called the police to report unusual sounds in the area, and when police arrived at the scene they found evidence of a break-in.

They noticed what looked like two haredi Jews fleeing from the area and chased after them and arrested them. During the arrest, the cell phone of one of the subjects rang and police determined the caller was a third suspect. They pinpointed his location in Gival Shaul and arrested him as well.

The suspects were dressed as haredi Jews there were labels in the clothes with the name of a Jewish resident in Har Nof. The man said that his clothes had been stolen from his apartment two weeks ago. Police are investigating whether or not the three youth may be responsible for other break-ins in Jerusalem. They are being held in custody until their indictment on Tuesday.

Related Content

Breaking news
July 17, 2018
Netanyahu takes credit for Trump leaving Iran Deal

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF