On Tuesday, July 11, the magistrate’s court in Ashkelon extended the detention of the 61-year-old male, who was arrested last night in Sderot, in the apartment of 52-year-old woman found no signs of life. The arrest of the suspect was extended for three days, until Thursday, July 13, the press service of the police.
However, external examination of the body of the deceased in the Institute of forensic medicine at Abu Kabir has not allowed one to establish the cause of her death. At the request of the police the body of the deceased will remain at the Institute to find out exactly whether there has come death of the woman as a result of murder.
The arrested man told the police that he along with the deceased for several days drank alcoholic beverages. He then fell asleep and when woke up, found the woman no signs of life.