Monday, July 3, in the district court in tel Aviv was sentenced Amaru Gangabu convicted in the attack on the Israeli soldier.
Gandab sentenced to 12 years imprisonment for attempted murder and armed robbery.
30 may 2016 19-year-old Amar Gandab on crossing of streets Yitzhak Sadeh and Yigal Alon in tel Aviv, armed with a screwdriver, attacked the soldier of the IDF and easily wounded him. The assailant was arrested by the police.
The investigation revealed that a resident of the Palestinian authority Amar Gandab worked construction in giv’atayim without permits from the Israeli authorities. The court considered proven the fact that the purpose of the attack on the soldier was killing him.
As reported NEWSru.co.il, during the attack, Gandab shouted: «I am from Palestine! I’m from Palestine!» Hitting the soldier several times in the face with a screwdriver, the terrorist fled. In pursuit of him, was attended by dozens of ordinary citizens. Including, according to witnesses, among the pursuers was a very elderly man, armed with a stick. Trying to escape from his pursuers, the terrorist ran into one of the houses. Near the entrance were about 30 people who did not allow the terrorist to come out. Citizens kept the terrorist at the entrance before the arrival of the police, who arrested the attacker.