A 59-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for the murder of a 76-year-old woman in her home in Rehovot on Friday.
Rahel Schneider, was found dead in her apartment by emergency officals after being called to the address by her son.
Magen David Adom paramedics said they found the woman lying on her bed without a pulse.
The suspect's remand was extended by five days by a court on Saturday evening. A media ban is in place on most details of the investigation.