In the night of Sunday, August 13, in the village of Kubar, near Ramallah, was detained two family members of Palestinian Arabs who committed the terrorist attack in the settlement Halamish.
They suspected that he knew about the intentions of the terrorist to infiltrate the settlement and to commit murder.
The attack in Calamese was made in the evening on July 21. The investigation revealed that the terrorist, 19-year-old Umar al-Abad, a resident of the village of Kubar, left the house at noon, telling the family that goes to visit friends. 20:15 the terrorist has published the record-will the social network Facebook. «There is no meaning in life when they kill our women and desecrate al-Aqsa», — he wrote. The record along with the account was deleted by administration Facebook a few hours after the attack.
At about 21:40 the terrorist crossed the security fence surrounding the settlement of Halamish. At this point, an alarm is triggered, but for some unknown reason, the security personnel of the village and soldiers arrived at the scene.
The terrorist entered the family home of Salomon, which was the celebration of the birth of another grandson Yosef and Tova. A terrorist armed with a knife attacked people who were in the house. Joseph Salomon (70 years) and his children, Khaya (age 46) and Elad Daniel (35) were killed. Tova Salomon, wife of Joseph, was seriously injured. She was taken to hospital «Shaare Zedek». On Saturday her condition had improved and she reported the death of her husband and two children.
Michal Salomon, the wife of the fly…, along with five children, took refuge on the second floor of the house, and it saved their lives. Michal reported to the police and the ambulance service about a terrorist attack. However, before the security forces arrived at the scene of the attack, the attacker neutralized A., the military unit of dog handlers «Oenothera». A., a resident of Halamish, heard screams from the house of the family of Salomon, took the gun and ran to the scene. Through the window he saw the terrorist and shot him, neutralizing the assailant. He tried to attack the newcomer into the house of the members of the security forces, but was again wounded. The terrorist was taken to hospital, «Beilinson» where on Saturday he was sent to the General security service (Shin bet).
According to the estimates of investigators, since the infiltration of terrorist in Halamish and to neutralize the attacker, it took 14 minutes.