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An ice cream vendor from Ashdod is set to be indicted after being arrested on
suspicion of launching a fierce physical assault on a competitor with a
Police said the incident took place on Thursday, when a number of
attackers reportedly assaulted another man. Three people were arrested on
suspicion of punching and striking a man with clubs, and puncturing the tires of
“The attack victim owns an ice cream vending franchise, and had
been involved in a dispute with a second vendor over control of the distribution
area,” police said. “After the two failed to solve the dispute in legal and
acceptable ways, we suspect the suspect asked the victim to meet him, claiming
he wanted to purchases ice cream cartons.
When the victim arrived, he was
set upon by the suspect and two others,” police added.
The suspects “tied
themselves to the incident during questioning,” police said.
They will be
indicted in the coming days.