The car of Haifa District
Court Judge Moshe Gilad was torched early Monday morning by unknown arsonists
near his residence. Nobody was wounded in
A citizen called police to
report a burning vehicle. Upon reaching the scene, the officers alerted a
fire-truck which quelled the flames.
Police consider the event
an attack at the judge, and believe it is related to his work in court, but
note that Gilad in the past was a lawyer who represented criminals, including members of northern crime families, such as the Mors. According
to police, Gilad did not receive any threats in the recent past.