Former deputy mayor of Sderot indicted for hitting wife
The Southern District Prosecutor’s Office has filed an indictment against Rafik Agronov, 53, a former deputy mayor of Sderot, for purposely causing bodily harm and threatening his wife, as well as trying to influence the course of the investigation.


According to the indictment filed in Beersheba District Court on Monday, Agronov hit his wife, and in one case, even threatened to kill her with a knife. His wife was treated at Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon, and then transferred to a battered women’s shelter. (Ilana Curiel)