Security forces arrest Islamic Jihad man on suspicion of running over 3 Israelis

June 16, 2015 16:08

Security forces arrested a 22-year-old resident of Hebron on suspicion of running over and injuring three Israelis at Alon Shvut Junction at Gush Etzion in May.

Muhammad Arfaya, an Islamic Jihad member, was taken into custody, security forces announced on Tuesday.

During questioning, the Shin Bet said, the suspect confessed to acting on his own initiative to murder Israelis in Judea and Samaria.

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