Elias Abuelazam, the Israeli citizen who allegedly murdered five men in the US, was reported to be a Christian man from Ramle, where he lived with his divorced mother and several uncles.
Abuelazam's ex-wife Jessica said she was "shocked" to hear about the alleged murders, but "could not say more before I get more details about what happened."
Abuelazam, 33, is suspected of stabbing five
men to death and wounding a dozen others in Michigan, Virginia, and Ohio
was arrested as he tried to board a plane for Tel Aviv Wednesday night.