Nahshonit water park closed after visitor bites cop

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April 22, 2011 11:40

 
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Police ordered a two-week closure of the Nahshonit water park in Kibbutz Nahshonim on Friday, citing recent fighting and violence in the park.

On Thursday, a visitor attacked and bit a police officer.

The closure was declared after a hearing with the park's manager. At the hearing, the police accused the park of not renewing permits, and said there should be increased security at Nahshonit to prevent further violence.

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