On the morning of Wednesday, December 6, was allowed to publish information that the suspect in the case was questioned 1803 Gal Yosef is the owner of football club «a-Coach Amidar» (Ramat Gan).
According to published information, about 10 years ago, Gal Yosef was performing a service to the current head of the coalition and former Deputy mayor of Rishon LeZion, David Betano who has any problem with the received checks. After questioning he was released on bail.
Writes Ynet, attorney Gal Yosef insists that his client is not suspected of a criminal offence.
We will remind that in the morning, 3-5 December, police arrested several dozen suspected of involvement in illicit contacts between criminal groups and officials of municipalities. Among those detained was the mayor of Rishon LeZion Dov Tzur. Were also detained hagit Biton, the wife of MP David Bitana, and he was forced more than 13 hours to answer questions of investigators. Radio «Kahn Beth» gave Bitan is suspected of receiving a multimillion dollar bribe from the head of an organized criminal group Hossam Garusi in a number of other violations.
Later it became known about detention of businessman Moshe Yosef, a relative of one of the suspects in this case. He is suspected of bribing public figures.
Also, as a suspect was questioned by the Deputy mayor of tel Aviv lawyer Arnon Giladi.
In addition, the police detained the personal driver of the Deputy Bitana – ‘ul Kanani.
The press service of the police issued a statement which said that the investigation 1803 for a long time was in the «closed phase» of gathering information and surveillance of suspects. The transition of the investigation in an «open» stage, the detention of suspects and their interrogation is performed in accordance with a predetermined schedule.