Thursday, may 18, the police Coastal district held in Umm El Fahm operation to seize firearms stored without permits. During the operation, one of the city’s residents were seized three guns. The man is detained for further investigation.
The press service of law enforcement agencies reported that on the evening of may 18 in one of the quarters of Umm al Fahm was to be held the ceremony of «withdrawal of the bride», which is usually accompanied by gunfire. Before the police involved in the operation, was the goal – to find and seize the weapons purchased for the celebration.
The police say that the use of firearms during wedding ceremonies is a threat to the participants of the celebrations, and also for the other residents.