On Thursday, 3 December, the police in Beit Shemesh announced the arrest of 30-year-old resident of the quarter Heftsiba, which, according to police, was the initiator of «morality patrols».
The report notes that the detainee and his «vigilantes» were bothering residents of religious neighborhoods that, in their opinion, not scrupulously follow the rules of Halacha. Local residents complained about damage to their property, invasion of privacy, bullying of children. «Vigilantes», in particular, paint a house marked «apostates from the faith.»
Press service of police reported that in the near future is expected to make additional arrests.