The state prosecution has filed an official request to the Italian government to extradite Heftsiba owner Boaz Yona, the Justice Ministry announced Saturday night.
The owner of the construction company, which dramatically collapsed in August, has been in Italian custody for more than a month where he was caught after escaping from Israel.
Yona is suspected of a number of serious charges related to the embezzlement of Heftsiba funds and document forgery.
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