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Photo: Courtesy of Jaffa News
Taar Lala (Photo: Courtesy of Jaffa News)
Photo: Courtesy of Jaffa News
Exclusive: Photo shows two men fleeing Tel Aviv beachfront mob hit
Ynet obtains security footage showing gunmen arriving on foot to Taar Lala's car, shooting him at close range.

Two unknown assailants shot Taar Lala, 27, on Saturday at the Tel Aviv beachfront in an apparent mob hit. A photo sent to Ynet shows two people fleeing the scene.

 

Two people flee scene of Tel Aviv beachfront shooting  (Photo: Oren Rice)
Two people flee scene of Tel Aviv beachfront shooting

 

The two are seen running towards a getaway car that was waiting for them nearby. Police suspect the two are the assassins that shot Lala while he was driving his BMW.

 

The getaway car, police say, was later found ablaze on Gaza street in Jaffa.

 

A car set ablaze in Gaza street in Jaffa.
A car set ablaze in Gaza street in Jaffa.

 

Security footage gathered by the police show the shooters arriving by foot to Lala's car. They shoot ten bullets at him from close range and escape the scene to a getaway car that was waiting for them.

 

Taar Lala's car at the scene of the shooting. (Photo: Motti Kimchi)
Taar Lala's car at the scene of the shooting.

 

Police held four suspects for questioning on Saturday night, one of them is a known criminal in his thirties from Jaffa.

 

"My client denies any connection to the incident. This arrest indicates on the panic police is in, and nothing else," the suspect's attorney, Eitan Onn, said.

 

Hassan Shaalan contributed to this story.

 

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