Ex-cop indicted for selling guns, gun licenses

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February 6, 2011 14:58

 
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A 69-year-old former police officer was indicted at the Beersheba District Court on Sunday for committing weapon offenses and fraud.

According to the police investigation, Yaakov Simna, the owner of a security company, sold handguns and accompanying licenses.

Simna told the Interior Ministry that the licenses were issued to security guards which he employs.

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