5 haredim arrested after uprooting Bus 18 memorial plaque

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April 3, 2010 21:33

 
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Five haredim, one of them a minor, were arrested on Saturday night on suspicion of uproot and hurling a memorial plaque dedicated to the victims of a suicide bombing on Jaffa street in Jerusalem.

The plaque commemorated those killed in a suicide bombing on Egged bus number 18 during the Second Intifada.

Police said four of the offenders were arrested on the spot, while the fifth was apprehended following a short chase. The five were transferred for questioning, but were not cooperating with their investigators.

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