Police arrest 3 brothers suspected of murdering their mother, hiding her body

Three brothers from northern Israel have been arrested on suspicion of murdering their mother and then hiding her body.

The brothers, aged 28, 23 and 20, are from the Arab town of Zarzir. They are suspected of murdering their 46-year-old mother near the Jordan River, where her body was found a day after the trio rammed a police roadblock in the area.

The men’s remand has been extended until Thursday.

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