The Haifa Prosecution on Monday indicted Muhammad Shinawi, 21, a resident of Haifa, for the January 3, 2017 shooting murder of Guy Kafri, 47, a van driver from Haifa’s Nesher neighborhood, and the attempted murder of Yechiel Illouz, a rabbinical judge on the Haifa Rabbinical Court.
According to the 0404 News police reporter Boaz Golan, Haifa police and the court were engaged for weeks in an attempted cover-up of the fact that the murderer, a Muslim, acted on his hatred of Jews. There was a broad gag order in place while the police were searching for the terrorist in Haifa.
Golan related on Monday how, after the judge pronounced this a terrorism case, reporters had been asked to keep mum about it. Read the rest here