Gas station attendant stabbed after argument over 20 shekels

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 24, 2008 08:02

A 17-year-old teenager stabbed a gas station attendant overnight in Rehovot. The attendant, who was moderately wounded, was evacuated to hospital with a stab wound in his upper torso. Police apprehended the suspected attacker shortly thereafter and determined that he was intoxicated. Officers also uncovered a knife which was in his possession. A preliminary investigation concluded that the motive for the attack was an argument over 20 shekels, which, according to the suspect, got stuck in the cigarette machine.


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