Top mob boss killed in underworld assassination near Azor

Published date03 October 2022
Publication titleJerusalem Post, The: Web Edition Articles (Israel)
Magen David Adom (MDA) teams evacuated the two to the Wolfson Medical Center while conducting resuscitation efforts on Shlomo, who was critically wounded, but he died of his wounds. The second, seriously injured person was taken to the hospital in an unstable condition

"I heard the noise of the shooting, I went out to see what was happening and I saw people dressed in black with a black face covering and they fled in a jeep."

Eyewitness

Police said that an initial report indicates that the shooting was carried out by unknown persons, who got out of vehicles, opened fire at the two and fled the scene. At the same time, at the nearby Holon intersection, a vehicle that was involved in the accident was found with signs of gunshots, and without a driver. According to the investigation, the vehicles have a connection to the first incident.

Eyewitness account of the shooting

"I heard the noise of the shooting, I went out to see what was happening and I saw people dressed in black with a black face covering and they fled in a jeep," said an eyewitness.

Reports of the incident began to come in starting at 2:30 p.m., with large security forces arriving at the scene. An off-duty police officer refueled at the gas station where the assassination took place, called...

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