Following the disappearance of Yossi Alfasi, on Wednesday, May 23, 2001, the Israel Security Service, together with IDF forces and the Police worked intensively in the area of Samaria, to find his location.

In the course of the investigation, the Israel Security Service identified the people involved with his death.

One of the suspects claimed that Alfasi was kidnapped, beaten and stabbed, because of a financial dispute between them. After the beating, they left Alfasi in a Wadi in the area of Tul Karem and the murderers took his vehicle.

In a search of the area with one of the suspects in the murder, the burnt body was found. The investigation of the suspects will continue in order to check the background of the murder.