Haredim disrupt traffic in protest over alleged abusive mom's arrest
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Scores of haredim on Wednesday blocked traffic on Rehov Bar-Ilan, Rehov Yehezkel and Kikar Hashabat in Jerusalem with burning garbage bins, protesting the arrest of a woman apparently suffering from a psychiatric disorder, who allegedly near-starved her three-year-old son to death.
Police were at the scene.
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