2 arrested over gangland shooting on Route 6

Police have arrested two men in connection with the gangland shooting on Route 6 earlier today.

The two suspects, aged 21 and 23, are brothers and residents of the central city of Lod, police say.

Earlier today, two men in their 20s were critically wounded in a shooting while under police escort on the Route 6 highway near the Nahshonim Junction. Their car crashed and one died shortly after.