Three suspects arrested in murder of Jaffa teen

Victim, 16-year-old Muhammed Susa was stabbed in the upper body and dropped off outside the entrance to Wolfson Hospital, where he died.

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February 10, 2013 20:01
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Jaffa 311. (photo credit: Shmuel Bar-Am)

 
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Tel Aviv police arrested three suspects Saturday night in the murder of a local teen stabbed to death only hours earlier.

The victim, 16-year-old Muhammed Susa, was stabbed in the upper body and dropped off outside the entrance to Wolfson Hospital, where he died shortly thereafter.

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Police said Susa was killed in Jaffa as part of a feud with the three suspects, all of whom are between 21 and 23. The three suspects were brought to the Tel Aviv Magistrate's Court for a remand extension on Sunday afternoon, where the court ordered them held in custody until Thursday while police work on an indictment.

Police said Susa had a criminal record and was well-known to police.

Saturday night's murder happened not long after and not far away from a car bombing on Ben-Tzvi road in south Tel Aviv, that wounded brothers Yaniv and Shaul Peretz.

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