Police officers and security forces were searching for a suspicious Palestinian man in Ashkelon on Sunday. The suspect was located a few hours later. He has been taken in for questioning.


Ashkelon Photo Credit: Israel Police/Channel 2 News

A large number of Israel Police forces were in Ashkelon searching for a suspicious Palestinian man who is residing in Israel illegally on Sunday. The Israel Police was working together with other security forces in order to locate the suspect. The suspect was found unarmed near a mall in the city.  

The Israel Police had asked for the help of the public in locating the suspect, urging residents of the city to report any suspicious activity or people by calling the police hotline.