Over the weekend, the police opened an accelerated investigation with the suspicion of an incident of attempted murder of a 53-year-old resident of Or Yehuda. The victim was not injured in the shooting but was attacked by the suspect and as a result was lightly injured. The suspect and the victim fled the scene.
As part of the accelerated investigative actions, the police located the victim of the incident and within a few hours, police detectives arrested a suspect in the acts, a 39-year-old resident of Kiryat Malachi. The background to the incident is criminal. In accordance with the findings of the investigation and its needs, the suspect’s detention was extended by five days, until Tuesday.