A 27-year-old man from Ofakim was arrested tonight (Monday) on suspicion of murdering his 43-year-old uncle this morning in Be'er Sheva.
The man's body was found on Eliyahu Hanavi Street in the D. neighborhood of the city.
The police officers, who arrived at the scene together with forensic investigators, collected the findings at the scene, when the body was transferred to the Institute of Forensic Medicine. The building manager said the suspect told her that the deceased had died from sleep.
Photo: KKH North
In the evening, with the development of the investigation and after an assessment of the situation conducted by the commander of the Negev region, Lt. Gen. Nachshon Nagler, it was decided to continue the investigation as a suspicion of murder.
The background and circumstances are still being investigated, and the young man will be brought to the city magistrate's court tomorrow for a hearing on extending his detention.
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