Weapons smuggling foiled, Israeli-Arab arrested at Trans-Samaria Crossing

Cleared for Publication: Israeli authorities foiled an attempt to smuggle weapons from the Palestinian Authority into Israel last night.

A 22-year-old Israeli-Arab driver was detained for questioning after he raised the suspicions of security inspectors at the Trans-Samaria Crossing.

Upon searching, a homemade Carlo submachine gun and an electric shocker were found in his vehicle.

Weapons smuggling foiled, Israeli-Arab arrested at Trans-Samaria Crossing