Boy caught with AK-47 rifle in Nazareth

14-year-old also found to be carrying full magazine

Yifa Yaakov is a breaking news editor at The Times of Israel.

A 14-year-old boy found to be carrying an AK-47 rifle and a full magazine was apprehended in the northern Arab city of Nazareth Saturday.

Suspecting theft, police were investigating how the boy managed to come by the weapon. They were also investigating whether the boy, who was to be remanded later on Saturday, used the rifle for criminal purposes.

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