Today, 5 family members of the Halamish terrorist were sentenced to serve time in prison for not preventing him from carrying out the terror attack.
Watch: The demolition of al-Abed’s home
Today (Sunday), the Israeli Military Court convicted 5 family members of the Halamish terrorist who murdered the Salomon family. The family members are claimed to have known of the terrorist’s intentions and they were convicted of not preventing the offense.
19-year-old Omar al-Abed’s 2 brothers and uncle were sentenced to 8 months in prison and his father was sentenced to 2 months in prison. Meanwhile, the terrorist’s mother was convicted of incitement and sentenced to 1 month in prison and a fine.
Al-Abed Photo Credit: Channel 2 News
As reported last week by JOL, the terrorist was indicted for the murder of Yosef Salomon, his daughter Chaya and son Elad. He was also charged with injuring additional members of the Salomon family in Halamish. His home was demolished a week prior to the indictment. The IDF stated that the Salomon family “is constantly being updated about the legal proceedings.”