Underworld figure Alperon arrested, released

Underworld kingpin Yaakov Alperon and two of his associates were arrested on Sunday, then released on bail later in the day. They were found to be in possession of tear gas, a switchblade, two baseball bats and another metal club, Army Radio reported. Alperon has already been arrested a few weeks ago under suspicion of stabbing known criminal Amir Mulner at the Daniel hotel in Herzliya.