12.10.2011 14.Tischrei. 5772 Erew Sukkot
Petah Tikva judge orders police to release suspect accused of setting fire to Galilee mosque due to lack of new evidence; West Bank resident accused of abetting attack also set to be released later this week.
A Petah Tikva court ruled Tuesday that there is not enough evidence to convict a man accused of setting fire to a mosque in the Galilee village of Tuba-Zanghariyya last week.
Judge Nitza Maimon-Shashua allowed the police to extend the suspect’s remand until Sunday in order to produce new evidence. However, she stipulated that if no new evidence could be produced, the police would be ordered to release the suspect….