Four masked men ranging in age from 19-22 were apprehended by police while trying to break into a Meah Shearim store. They were apprehended after a short chase, carrying a knife, screw driver, hammer, pepper spray, their masks and other items.
Police were called after receiving a report of persons seeing a number of suspicious persons in the area. They located one suspect waiting in a vehicle and then they apprehended the other three after the short chase.
They were all taken in for processing and they were arraigned, and their detention extended to January 20th.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)