⚠️ Police launch intensive manhunt for illegal infiltrator who murdered a 12-year-old girl in Tel Aviv
Silvana Tsegai, a 12-year-old Eritrean girl was found murdered Monday evening in an apartment in the Tikvah neighborhood of south Tel Aviv.
A criminal investigation had been opened since there was evidence of severe violence to her body.
A massive manhunt is underway for the main suspect, ex-partner of the teen’s mother. He was identified as an illegal infiltrator from Eritrea, Tesfebarhan Tesfasion.
Anyone who has seen the suspected murderer or has any information relating to his whereabouts is urged to call police via 100.
Yesterday, police in northern Israel located the body of a Christian Arab girl.
16-year-old Yara Ayoub, from the Arab village of Jish in the Upper Galilee, was missing since last week.
A 28-year-old Arab male from Jish who was arrested Sunday on suspicion of kidnapping the girl and obstructing the investigation is now a suspect in her murder. A second suspect was arrested in connection with the murder.