The Israel Defense Forces on Wednesday informed the family of a Palestinian man suspected of the brutal attack and murder of an Israeli teenage girl that it planned to demolish his Chevron home, the army said.
Arafat Irfaiya, a 29-year-old resident of Chevron has been held in custody since his arrest in Ramallah last month over the murder of Ori Ansbacher in Jerusalem. Irfaiya is expected to be charged shortly.
“Today, March 6, 2019, the family of the terrorist Arafat Irfaiya, was presented with an announcement regarding the IDF’s plans to demolish his house,” the army said in a statement.
“The family of the terrorist has the option to file an appeal against the demolition,” the military said.
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