Man arrested in stabbing attack in Jerusalem

צילום: שירות הביטחון הכללי

For a publication that joint activities of the IDF and the police arrested
Abd al-Rahman Zaid as a suspect in a stabbing attack last month in Ramot, Jerusalem

תאריך: 07/11/2011, 09:07    
מחבר: פלורית שויחט ומערכת אתר צה”ל

Yesterday (Sunday) was allowed to publish that in a joint army, Shin Bet and Israel Police have recently arrested Abdel Rahman Zayid, a 20-year-old student from Abu Dis in Beit Iksa, as a suspect in a stabbing attack in
Levels in Jerusalem last month, in which an Israeli was injured critically.

The security forces conducted extensive sweeps in Kfar Beit Iksa, immediately after the attack, to
To locate the perpetrator probably escaped him. According to information published by the General Security Service, was arrested last Thursday and confessed during interrogation in inhabit committing the stabbing, his reasons nomka nationalistic. Another suspect in that seat also replayed the action. ISA made it clear that the investigation is still in progress.

Remember two weeks ago an Israeli was stabbed at noon Saturday in the Ramot neighborhood of Jerusalem.
The perpetrator fled. Already in the first moments of the attack found in the military that the bombing on the Omni. As reported in the IDF, IDF forces site in the area, Benjamin combing Division following the stabbing of a fugitive.

Immediately upon unfolding the event Sparks “aagad” battalion artillery fire command center (formatted “pillar of fire”) stationed in the region are numbered for searching for the suspect. “As soon as it becomes known which attack, joined in the search and were first raised about his escape route to Beit Iksa along with our tracker, told IDF control site Amir Regiment battery Captain Ori Naor. “We were in the area long scans, and חטמ”ר were the shell
The activities of the police. “

Later, the regiment participated in the arrest of a suspect at his home and took incriminating evidence, and was present
In the event. “I was very impressed with the quality of operation and Israel Police. We had a fantastic collaboration “concluded Commander dissolved.

Translated from Hebrew