Beit Shemesh resident arrested on suspicion of threatening Netanyahu

A resident of Beit Shemesh was arrested after allegedly threatening Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a WhatsApp group, Israel Police said on Friday.

The suspect wrote "Then everyone will have a weapon and an opportunity to hit Bibi (a nickname for Netanyahu) with a bullet in the head," according to police. The suspect also allegedly told the group that a license isn't necessary to carry a weapon.