Rishon Lezion: Two men found in parking lot; one dead

Police believe a fight may have broken out between the two which left one dead, and one injured in Rishon Lezion's old industrial area.

September 29, 2011 11:06
A Magen David Adom ambulance.

Magen David Adom ambulance 311. (photo credit: REUTERS)


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One man was found dead and another moderately injured in a Rishon Lezion parking lot early Thursday morning.

Police said they believed a fight had broken out between the two, the background of which is still unknown. Parallel reports said that they two may have been attacked by unknown assailants.

So far, no suspects have been detained.

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A Magen David Adom paramedics team that was dispatched at around 5:00 a.m. to the old industrial area in Rishon Lezion, where the men were found, confirmed the man's death on site, and rushed the second man to the Asaf Harofeh Medical Center in the city.

Police have opened an investigation into the incident.

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