Scene of attack
Photo: Gil Yohanan

PA arrests 2 in connection with terror attack

Two Palestinians involved in acquisition, sale of car used in Wednesday’s shooting attack among hundreds detained by PA

Break in terror probe? Palestinian security forces have reportedly arrested two suspects some 24 hours after a West Bank shooting attack near the Rimonim Junction left two Israelis wounded wounded,


The two are suspected of purchasing and selling the car used in the shooting. Their detainment is part of a series of arrests made by Palestinian security forces following the terror attack. Hundreds of suspects have been arrested do far.


Adnan Damiri, spokesman for the Palestinian Security and Police Forces, told Ynet that the PA has several suspects in custody and that the investigation was ongoing.


"We are investigating and cannot release more details as not to compromise the probe," he said.


Earlier Thursday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addressed the probe into the two recent shooting attacks.


“We are checking who fired, what care they fired from, and who bought the car used to fire from,” he said. “We want to get to those who carried out the attack.”


פרסום ראשון: 09.02.10, 23:10
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