Thursday, Nov. 23
Latest News
  1. Israeli forces raid Hebron committee headquarters
  2. Israeli authorities ban Palestinian Jerusalemite entry to Old City
  3. Israeli forces detain 15 Palestinians in overnight West Bank raids
  4. Israel demolishes 2 Palestinian homes in occupied East Jerusalem
  5. Israeli forces detain 2 Palestinians near Gaza border
  6. Israeli forces detain 10 Palestinians, 5 women, in East Jerusalem
  7. Hamas and Fatah meet in Cairo to continue reconciliation talks
  8. Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians, journalist, in West Bank raids
  9. Israeli forces open fire on fishermen, level lands in Gaza
  10. Hundreds cross Rafah as Egypt continues to open crossing for 3rd day

Boy kidnapped near Tubas over financial dispute with father

Sept. 1, 2015 4:38 P.M. (Updated: Sept. 1, 2015 4:38 P.M.)
(MaanImages)
TUBAS (Ma'an) -- Unidentified men on Tuesday briefly kidnapped a 10-year-old Palestinian boy in the Tubas district in the northern West Bank over an alleged financial dispute with the boy's father, Palestinian police said.

Police spokesman Luay Irzeiqat said that police in Tubas were alerted to the kidnapping of the boy while he was on his way to school in the village of Aqaba in northwestern Tubas.

Irzeiqat said that the unidentified men stopped their a car and pulled the boy in before speeding away.

Police immediately opened an investigation leading to the boy's discovery.

Initial reports suggested that the motive behind the kidnapping was a financial dispute between the boy’s father and the kidnappers.

The kidnappers have been arrested, Irzeiqat said.
Send Comment
Name:
Country:
Comment:(300 chars)
Send
Powered By: HTD Technologies
Ma'an News Agency
All rights reserved © 2005-2017