A military court in Jaffa, which addressed the request of prosecutors to extend the detention of a soldier with a gun who was shot and killed Sergeant Shahar Strug, revealed that experts made a mistake when examining the contents of his phone.
Earlier, representatives of the Prosecutor’s office reported that after he was killed by the plane, the fighter of special division «Duvdevan», personal weapons that placed the fatal shot, called my brother, and then she sent some text messages, which are then removed. He was suspected of obstructing the investigation.
Radio «Kan bet» he said during the hearing, the court found that the experts crime lab made a mistake: the soldiers did not delete from your phone.
Suspicion of obstructing the investigation dropped.
But the soldier still is charged with the manslaughter of a friend. His sentence was extended for 6 days.