Arrests, extension and releases
May 12, 2014

The Magistrate court extended on Monday the arrest of 16-year old Mohammad Abu Sneineh for two more days to continue interrogating him. The lawyer of Prisoner’s Club, Mufeed Alhaj, said that the minor Mohammad was arrested on Sunday night and was taken to “Nabi Yacoub” police station in Beit Hanina; the police refused to release him in order to continue the interrogation. The lawyer added that the judge also extended the arrest of 18-year old Yazan Khatib for 24 hours to be presented to court on Tuesday. He noted that Yazan was with his father in the car when the police stopped them and arrested him. In a related matter, the lawyer explained that the Magistrate court extended the arrest of Jawad Burqan until Wednesday and the public prosecution submitted a prosecutor’s permit to submit an indictment against him. Mohammad Mahmoud, Al-Dameer organization lawyer, said that the Magistrate court judge released the minor Mahmoud Sarhan with a third-party bail and house arrest for 5 days. The judge also extended the arrest of Mohannad Mahmoud from the village of Esawyeh until Tuesday and refused to release Hamed Obeid with a bail and instead extended his arrest until completing the legal procedures against him. The Israeli forces arrested on Monday Ramadan Abu Sbeih, Mohammad Abu Sbeih and Mousa Ghosheh from the Old City of Jerusalem. Tags: Extension of arrest