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A 16-year-old boy from Petah Tikva is under arrest after allegedly stabbing his
friend with a broken bottle in the city on Saturday night.
Police say the
two minors arrived at the Oron shopping center in the evening, but that an
argument developed between the two “friends.”
Before long, the argument
turned to blows.
“The 16-year-old was holding a beer bottle. He broke the
bottle and stabbed his 17-year-old friend,” Petah Tikva police said on
The stab victim was rushed to the city’s Beilinson Medical
Center, where he was treated and released after a short while. He escaped the
incident with minor injuries.
The suspect had in the meantime fled the
scene and returned to his home, where he was arrested by police.
questioning, the youth “tied himself to the suspicions against him,” police
The case material has been passed on to police prosecutors, who
will lead the legal prosecution process.