The Nazareth district court extended until Tuesday the detention of 31-year-old American tourist who was arrested last Thursday. The man, who was vacationing in Israel with his wife and son assaulted a police officer and began to beat him with a metal bar.
About the incident, which occurred in the village of Almagor, on the coast of the sea of Galilee, wrote on Sunday, April 16, the website of the newspaper the Jerusalem Post.
The police was forced to neutralize the raging tourist who did not respond to calls for calm by using the Taser.
Later, the wife of a detainee told police her husband «see» Jesus Christ, and he allegedly ordered him to destroy all credit cards and go to Israel.