Attorney arrested after arsenal discovered at her home

Store of rockets, grenades and pistols suspected of belonging to mafia figures found at home of lawyer in Rishon Lezion.

October 2, 2011 15:37
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crime scene. (photo credit: Ariel Jerozolimski [illustrative])


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An attorney was arrested on Sunday after police discovered an arsenal of various weapons at her home in Rishon Lezion , Army Radio reported.

Included in the weapons cache were LAU rockets, grenades and pistols, suspected of belonging to mafia figures connected to the lawyer.

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Police arrest leading members of Bar-Moha crime ring

The attorney had been previously arrested for attempting to smuggle drugs into members of the Bar-Moha crime syndicate in prison, according to the report.

The woman was scheduled to be brought to a remand hearing at Rishon Lezion Magistrates' Court.

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