A suspect in the murder of Esther Horgen, who was killed in the northern West Bank in an alleged terrorist attack, was arrested in a joint operation by the Israel Police, the IDF, and the Border Police on Thursday.There's a lot of cases where family members of these Islamofascists could be involved in some way or other, and are willing to conceal them after they commit murder. And if the culprit family's house is demolished as penalty later on, they'll deserve it.
Horgen, a woman in her 50s from the northern West Bank, was found dead in the Rehan Forest of the region while she was jogging.
The breakthrough in searches after the suspect came around 24 hours after the murder due to Shin Bet intelligence. Then, police and IDF elite units were called up to the Mevo Dotan base at the Menashe regional division base.
On Thursday, at around 12 p.m., intelligence units found out that the suspect is staying at his mother’s house in the village of Toura need Jenin.
The Yamam (Israel Police National Counter Terrorism Unit) then arrived at the scene and with assistance, and guidance of intelligence drones the suspect was located on a rooftop and later apprehended.
The paratroopers special unit came to the scene after the arrest, and arrested family members and others suspected of involvement in the murder.
The suspect is a 40-year-old Palestinian with a background in security-related activity. His political affiliation isn’t clear.
Before the attack on Tuesday, the suspect crossed the security barrier in the northern West Bank.
After the arrest, he was taken to interrogation by the Shin Bet.
Thursday, December 24, 2020
Police and army capture murderer of Esther Horgen
The Israeli police arrested an Islamic suspect in the murder of the 52-year-old Esther Horgen in Reihan forest:
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