Bank clerk accused of stealing millions from customers
The State Prosecutor's Office filed an indictment to the Lod District Court against Yusef Masarwa from Baqa al-Gharbiya, amongst other things, for theft, obtaining by fraud, forgery and money laundering.


According to the indictment, Masarwa, who worked as a clerk at Hapoalim Bank in Tayibe, withdrew money from customers' accounts in their names. Masarwa is accused of stealing about NIS 6 million (about $1.6 million) from the bank's customers. (Naama Cohen-Friedman)