Live UpdateFrom the Liveblog of Thursday, May 12, 2022
East Jerusalem man caught after allegedly resisting arrest during riot, fleeing in ambulance
Police announce the arrest of a Palestinian for allegedly assaulting officers during clashes yesterday in East Jerusalem’s Beit Hanina neighborhood.
According to police, the suspect resisted arrest yesterday and sprayed mace at officers, then fled the scene in a Red Crescent ambulance.
The suspect is identified as a 39-year-old from Shuafat. Police say he was arrested today in Jerusalem.