Two residents of Beersheba and three residents of the local Council of Arara BA-Negev charged with stealing weapons from the military base «SDE Taiman» in the Western Negev. According to the indictment, they received weapons stolen hundreds of thousands of shekels from criminal gangs.
The theft was committed on June 26. On may 28, the military, discovered the theft, he notified the police and the investigation began.
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.