Police shoot and kill 20 year-old man in Tira

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April 21, 2013 04:09

 
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Police shot and killed a 20 year-old man in Tira on Sunday morning, Israel Radio reported.

Police attempted to arrest two people who they observed to be carrying weapons and who gave chase according to the police. Police said during the chase one of the suspects threatened to shoot them which caused the police to fire at the suspect.

The suspect died on the way to hospital, Israel Radio reported.

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