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Palestinian Authority police handed over an Israeli Arab citizen to Israel Police custody on Sunday after arresting on his suspicion of locking up his daughter in a bathroom for nine years.
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PA police arrived at the man's West Bank home in Kalkiliya on Saturday, according Palestinian media, after receiving a tip off.
The officers reportedly heard the man's daughter, aged 20, crying, and
ordered the suspect to open the door to the bathroom. The discovered the
young woman next to a mattress and a blanket.
The father later reportedly confessed to the fact that his daughter had
"not seen the sun" in nine years, since she was 11-years-old.
Judea and Samaria Police are set to question the man.