Police investigating the attempted murder of a young woman in mA’alot Tarshiha, arrested her brothers on suspicion of involvement in the crime, told the radio station «Sieves Beth».
Initially in this case was arrested the father of the victim, who himself reported to the police that he hit the daughter with a knife. The motives for the attack are not currently known.
On the evening of February 27, the police will ask the court to extend the arrest of all three suspects.
The victim remains in hospital, doctors estimate its condition as heavy.
The city of Maalot Tarshiha, located about 20 km East of Nahariya, was founded in 1963 by the merger of the Arab village of Tarshiha and Jewish settlement of mA’alot. It is inhabited little more than 20 thousand people (about two-thirds of them Jews, the rest – Arabs, Druze, etc.).