Sunday, February 21, was allowed to publish the information that in the investigation of circumstances of terrorist attack in the store network «Rami Levi» in Shaar Binyamin, detained a resident of Ramallah.
In the interests of the investigation the name of the detainee and his age were not disclosed.
The suspect was arrested after a Shin bet investigators have been viewed recording surveillance cameras installed in the store. At these shows with 14-year-old terrorist in the store was another man.
February 18, two 14-year-old Palestinian terrorist, who came from the village Beitunia, was able to smuggle past the security guard in the store two knives. About twenty minutes later they were in the store room before it attacked other customers. The attack killed 21-year-old Tuvia (Yanai) Weismann and wounded 36-year-old man. The terrorists tried to escape, but the buyers let them in carts for shopping. Buyers were blocked by the attackers while one of the visitors opened fire towards the terrorists. One of the terrorists was killed, another wounded.
On February 21 at the entrance to the store was installed a metal detector.