(photo credit: Israel Police)
Police in the Galilee captured a fugitive who has been on the run since 2007 in
the village of A’ablin on Sunday, after locating his hideout – a secret room
hidden behind a false wall within a bathroom.
The suspect, 40-year-old
Nabil Paroni, has been on the run since breaking house arrest. He had been
suspected of making threats against Haifa judge Kamal Sa’ab.
placed an electronic tag on his dog to mislead authorities before disappearing
more than three years ago. On Sunday, detectives from the nearby Shfaram police
station reported hearing strange sounds from an apartment within a complex
belonging to Paroni’s family in A’ablin. Police, backed by the elite Gidonim
unit, subsequently raided the apartment and removed a section of the false
They found Paroni hiding in a bath tub, and a number of automatic
firearms allegedly owned by the Paroni family.
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