A 23-year-old motorcyclist was shot dead on his motorbike in the village of Marar, near Tiberius on Sunday morning.
The gunshot victim, of the Druse village of Ein al-Assad, was critically injured by shots, and was rushed to the Puria Medical Center in Tiberius, where he died of his injuries.
Police said the motive for the shooting was not yet known.
Senior officers, headed by Amakim police district head Lt.-Cmdr. Nissim Levi, met at the murder scene and held an evaluation meeting, as forensic officers gathered evidence.