Squatter shot in leg after attacking police officers

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April 18, 2010 10:18

 
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A squatter in a Bnei Brak building sprayed two police officers and an MDA paramedic with pepper spray on Sunday while they were attempting to evict him. Police shot the man in the leg in response.

The squatter, police, and medic sustained light wounds, and were evacuated to Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer.

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