Thursday, July 20, in the result of a secret operation police detained the head of the chain, a seller of weapons that were stolen from the military base «SDE Taiman» in the Western Negev.
The suspect, 20-year-old resident of the settlement of Kfar Kara in the Haifa district, was discovered in a safe house in the North of the country.
Theft database «SDE Taiman» was committed on June 26. June 28, the military, discovered the theft, he notified the police and the investigation began. On suspicion of involvement in the robbery was arrested six suspects.
During the arrest and during a search in the vehicles and the apartments of the suspects was found 11 automatic M-16 rifles, a carbine, two pistols, body armor, laser sights, drugs and cash in the amount of 200 thousand shekels.
Two residents of Beersheba and three residents of the local Council of Arara BA-Negev, was charged with theft of a weapon. According to the indictment, they received weapons stolen hundreds of thousands of shekels from criminal gangs.