Sudanese sentenced to 4½ years for phone theft

20.06.2012                      30.Siwan. 5772                      Rosch Chodesch 1

Urteil:

Sudanese sentenced to 4½ years for phone theft

TA court says stiff sentence meant "to protect public, fight phenomenon of robbery carried out by refugees".

The Tel Aviv District Court on Tuesday handed out a sentence of four years in prison and 18 months probation for a Sudanese refugee convicted of snatching a cell phone from a woman walking down a Tel Aviv street in March….