Police arrest 4 haredim protesting autopsy of J'lem murder victim

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 31, 2009 12:20

Police on Monday arrested four haredi men who were demonstrating outside the Abu Kabir Forensics Institute in protest of the intention to carry out an autopsy on the body of a Jewish man who was murdered in Jerusalem on Sunday night. The 50-year-old man was stabbed to death inside a hostel in the capital's Kerem Avraham neighborhood. The protesters were arrested and taken for questioning after allegedly blocking the road and attacking policemen.


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