The scene of the accident in Holon in which a motorcyclist was run over to death during a police chase May 31, 2023 (according to section 27A of the Copyright Law)
The motorcyclist killed during a police chase after car thieves in Holon was Herzl Bustanai, 72. His son said that his father was a well-known figure in the city from the field of football, where he worked at the new Maccabi Otzma Holon.
"It's complicated for all of us, it's very difficult," LaValle said. His son, Nati. "The first feeling was anger, I couldn't cry or anything. At the time of the incident, I was on my way back from a basketball game in Jerusalem with all the kids in the car and all kinds of phone calls started coming in and I didn't know it happened, and you don't understand. My father didn't answer me."
"Hundreds or thousands of children passed under him at his football club and he had a restaurant in the city for 30 years. Holon is Herzl and Herzl is Holon."
"Hundreds or thousands of children passed under him at his football club." Herzl Bustanai (Photo: screenshot, Facebook)
According to the police, the incident took place during an activity initiated by the Holon station in front of a squad of suspects in car thefts following a report of a vehicle stolen from Israel Galili Street in the city. Holon police blocked the road, and the suspect in the stolen vehicle rammed the patrol cars blocking it. The officers fired at the suspect, who continued driving to Histadrut Street, hit the motorcycle he was riding, hit another vehicle and fled. Another vehicle also allegedly used by the squad operatives was stopped by the police. The suspects, a 38-year-old resident of Qalansawe and a 33-year-old resident of um al-Fahm, were arrested and brought to the station for interrogation.
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