Police arrest 4 youths in Silwan for throwing stones

By MELANIE LIDMAN
October 20, 2010 20:33

Four youths were arrested in the Silwan neighborhood of east Jerusalem on Wednesday evening for throwing stones at a patrol of border police.

The youths were between the ages of 13 and 17. There were no injuries or damage.

The youths were taken for questioning by police. Silwan has seen almost daily stone throwing incidents in the past month. Two days ago, eight youth were arrested in Silwan and the Ras Al-Amud neighborhood for stone throwing.


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