After fatal shooting, Jewish Agency to probe how U.S. gunman was accepted onto Eilat program

08.10.2012                      22.Tischrei. 5773                      Schmini Azaret

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After fatal shooting, Jewish Agency to probe how U.S. gunman was accepted onto Eilat program

JA chair appoints committee to check process by which the 23-year-old William Hershkovitz, who killed a colleague and was shot dead by police at an Eilat hotel, was accepted onto a Jewish youth program affiliated with the agency.

Following the fatal shooting in Eilat on Friday, in which a U.S. citizen, William Hershkovitz, shot dead a colleague at the hotel where he was employed, and was himself killed by police, the Jewish Agency for Israel has appointed a committee to probe the process by which the gunman was accepted onto a work and study program in Israel that is affiliated with the agency….