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  • Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

    12/24/2011 4:18:03 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 9 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 24/12/11 | Gavriel Queenann
    In what some may see as an ironic twist of fate a Hamas security officer who was grabbed by Israeli intelligence in the Sinai and transferred to Eilat three weeks ago was planning to kidnap Israelis. According to a Friday report in Asharq al-Aswat Taher Atwa, whose family lives in the Zeitun neighborhood of Gaza City, was abducted in Sinai and handed over to GSS officers in Eilat. GSS officers reportedly called Atwa's family to inform them he was being held and was under investigation. According to Atwa's lawyer he was travelling with a group of "young people" from Gaza,...
  • Terrorist Nabbed in Attempted Attack in Samaria

    11/23/2011 4:03:47 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 2 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 22/11/11 | Tzvi ben Gedalyahu
    The security officer of Hevron area community foiled am apparent terrorist attack at dawn Tuesday morningt and held an armed Hevron Arab until the IDF arrived and took him into custody. The 30-year-old suspected terrorist was carrying a 4-inch knife when he was spotted and caught by security officers at the southern Hevron Hills community of Otniel, located between Hevron and Be’er Sheva. Sources at Otniel told Arutz Sheva the suspect tried to resist but was quickly overwhelmed by the first response team. .....
  • 2 nabbed for spying for Hizbullah

    05/10/2010 10:54:15 AM PDT · by Nachum · 1 replies · 133+ views
    jpost.com ^ | 5/10/10 | YAAKOV LAPPIN
    A leading Arab Israeli political activist and a second man were arrested in recent weeks by the Shin Bet [Israel Security Agency] on suspicion of spying for Hizbullah and conspiring with enemy agents, the Israel Police revealed on Monday. The two suspects have been named as Ameer Makhoul, 42, head of Ittijah (the Union of Arab Community-Based Associations) - an umbrella group for Arab NGOs in Israel - of Haifa, and Omar Said Abdo, 40, of Kfar Kana, an activist for the Balad Arab political party.
  • 'Dumbest criminal' nabbed in cop convention holdup

    03/27/2009 6:43:39 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies · 1,121+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 3/27/09 | AP
    HARRISBURG, Pa. – A retired police chief said he was robbed by "probably the dumbest criminal in Pennsylvania," at a police officers' convention on Friday morning. John Comparetto said as he came out of a stall in the men's room, a man pointed a gun in his face and demanded money. There were 300 narcotics officers from Pennsylvania and Ohio at the gathering. Comparetto gave up his money and cell phone. But when the man fled, Comparetto and some colleagues chased him. They arrested a 19-year-old man as he was trying to leave in a taxi. ... The suspect was...
  • Three nabbed in Halloween night slaying (Alameda police say Oakland youths have gang affiliations)

    11/07/2007 9:33:55 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 8 replies · 401+ views
    InsideBayArea.com ^ | 11/7/07 | Peter Hegarty
    ALAMEDA — Three Oakland teenagers arrested in connection with the slaying of a 15-year-old girl at an Alameda park on Halloween will each face a murder charge, police said. The boys were taken into custody Tuesday morning after investigators served arrest and search warrants in at least two locations in Oakland, including a residence in the city's Laurel district. Weapons and ammunition were also seized during the searches, including a .22-caliber handgun that police said may have been the one used to kill Ichinkhorloo Bayarsaikhan. "We are still early into it, but we are confident that we have recovered the...
  • Iran-Tied Terrorist, Other Suspects Nabbed In Iraq Raids

    06/29/2007 4:49:28 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 316+ views
    WASHINGTON, June 29, 2007 – Coalition forces captured 27 suspected terrorists, including an alleged terrorist with ties to Iranian elements, during missions conducted across Iraq today as Operation Phantom Thunder continues, U.S. military officials reported. Coalition forces detained a suspected secret cell terrorist today in Baghdad’s Sadr City section. It is believed the suspected terrorist has close ties to Iranian terror networks and is responsible for numerous attacks on Iraqi civilians as well as on Iraqi and coalition forces in Baghdad. The detainee also is suspected of recruiting Iraqis to fill the ranks of Iranian terror groups operating in Iraq,...
  • Mosque Bombing Co-Conspirator Nabbed in May, Officials Reveal

    06/29/2006 7:36:58 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 218+ views
    WASHINGTON, June 29, 2006 – A key al Qaeda operative implicated in the February bombing of a prominent Iraqi mosque was captured last month, a senior U.S. military officer said in Baghdad today. Iraqi National Security Adviser Mouwafak al-Rubaie announced yesterday that terrorist Abu Qudama had been seized by Kurdish pershmerga troops after a May 20 firefight north of Baghdad, Army Maj. Gen. William B. Caldwell told reporters at a news briefing. Abu Qudama, a Tunisian, is an admitted participant of the Feb. 22 bombing of the Golden Dome, a holy Shiite mosque in Samarra, Caldwell said. The bombing set...
  • Nabbed: Culprit Of Grapefruit Juice-Drug Interaction

    05/22/2006 3:54:51 PM PDT · by blam · 8 replies · 562+ views
    Science News ^ | 5-22-2006 | Ben Harder
    Nabbed: Culprit of grapefruit juice-drug interaction Ben Harder Drinking grapefruit juice is a medical no-no for people who take any of several widely prescribed drugs. The drink affects how the body metabolizes the medications. Now, researchers have pinned down the class of natural juice compounds that's responsible for the unwanted chemical interaction. Researchers discovered around 1990 that grapefruit inhibits the enzyme CYP3A4, which participates in the metabolism of about half of all prescription drugs. Inhibition of that enzyme causes drugs to stay in the body longer, potentially overdosing the patient. Doctors subsequently advised many patients not to consumer the juice...
  • Suspects Nabbed, Hostages Rescued, Iraqi Army Arrives in Ramadi

    03/28/2006 3:35:53 PM PST · by SandRat · 1 replies · 237+ views
    WASHINGTON, March 28, 2006 – In the past three days, U.S. soldiers and coalition forces have detained insurgents, seized a weapons cache and rescued hostages in Iraq, military officials said. Soldiers from 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, detained six insurgents in a raid near Samarra yesterday. The detainees were held for further questioning. The raid also uncovered a weapons cache including AK-47 assault rifles, a rocket-propelled-grenade launcher, a machine gun, machetes, bayonets, and a mortar sight. The cache was taken to a secure location for disposal. While conducting operations near Tarmiya on March 25, coalition forces rescued two...
  • Insurgents Nabbed After Attack on Police

    02/10/2006 4:01:47 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 278+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Feb 10, 2006 | Multinational Force Iraq news
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2006 – In separate incidents over the past several days, Iraqi police caught two insurgents after they attacked a station, Iraqi soldiers conducted a raid through Safra village, and a suicide car bomber hit a U.S. patrol north of Baghdad, officials said. Iraqi police officers apprehended the insurgents after they attacked a station checkpoint at the Rasheed district headquarters yesterday. According to reports, the insurgents drove up to the checkpoint and began shooting. When checkpoint police returned fire, the three attackers jumped out of their vehicle and attempted to flee the scene. Officers caught two of the...
  • Iraqi Forces Find Roadside Bomb; Bridge Bomber Nabbed

    02/05/2006 3:10:07 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 512+ views
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2006 – Iraqi forces discovered a roadside bomb and caught the would-be bomber of a bridge in two separate incidents in Tikrit, Iraq, yesterday, Multinational Security Transition Command Iraq officials said. Iraqi police officers reported an improvised explosive device discovered along a Tikrit business route to coalition personnel. Bomb disposal personnel cleared the two surface=laid artillery shells, which had been concealed with a timing device in a plastic bag. The same day, Iraqi soldiers identified and detained a would-be bomber and defused an explosive device after some quick coordination with coalition personnel. Iraqi troops became suspicious of...
  • Canada's "Prince of Pot" nabbed for U.S. seed sales

    07/31/2005 12:35:50 PM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 91 replies · 2,934+ views
    http://seattletimes.nwsource.com ^ | Saturday, July 30, 2005 | Ari Bloomekatz
    Marc Emery has built a multimillion-dollar business selling marijuana seeds and paraphernalia while thumbing his nose at authorities in his native Canada, even challenging them to arrest him. Yesterday, the man known as Canada's "Prince of Pot" was arrested in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on a U.S. indictment charging him with selling millions of dollars worth of marijuana seeds to customers throughout the United States. Emery, the 47-year-old leader of British Columbia's Marijuana Party, has earned about $3 million a year selling the seeds through his Internet Web site and by mail, federal officials said. Emery and two accomplices, Gregory Williams,...
  • TERROR SUSPECT NABBED AFTER WORKING ON NYC LANDMARK (GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE)

    05/05/2005 8:16:59 AM PDT · by areafiftyone · 92 replies · 3,129+ views
    WCBS 88 ^ | 5/5/05 | CBS
    NEW YORK (CBS) A routine traffic stop leads to the arrest of a terror watch list suspect in our area. What's more, CBS 2 has learned 39-year-old Sami Ibrahim Isa Ardel Hadi had a valid I.D. to work as a painter on the George Washington Bridge. Hadi was arrested yesterday afternoon by Bergen County Police, say sources, on Route 46 by Ridgefield Park. He was stopped for tailgating. When the officer called-in the North Carolina plates of Hadi's car, the Bergen County Police report indicates the officer was told Hadi was on several federal agency terror watch lists, and there...
  • WEDDING BELLE (Laura Ingraham Taken!)

    04/08/2005 6:41:04 AM PDT · by pissant · 17 replies · 2,080+ views
    NY Post ^ | 4/8/05 | Richard Johnson
    LAURA Ingraham's long search for love is finally over. The blond conservative pundit is getting married in late May or early June to Washington businessman James V. Reyes. The two met on a blind date last Memorial Day weekend. Reyes "runs the Washington operation of a privately held family business," a friend said, adding that the couple will live in Washington and also have an apartment in New York. Both places will have room for Reyes' two children from a previous marriage.
  • N.M. official nabbed for drug possession

    12/08/2004 2:29:06 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 546+ views
    Bakersfield Californian ^ | 12/8/04 | AP = Albuquerque
    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A member of New Mexico's powerful Public Regulation Commission was arrested Wednesday after being caught with marijuana at the airport, authorities said. Commissioner E. Shirley Baca, 53, was jailed on drug possession charges and released on bail. She was arrested before boarding a flight to New York to participate in an investment conference. A Democrat, Baca was elected in 2002 for a four-year term to the five-member PRC, which oversees electricity and gas rates, insurance, pipelines, telecommunications, fire districts and transportation in New Mexico. "I'm stunned," fellow Commissioner David King said. He said Baca had advocated...
  • Accused carjacker nabbed without pants

    08/07/2003 1:14:04 PM PDT · by bedolido · 4 replies · 175+ views
    Cincinatti Post ^ | 08/07/03 | Shelly Whitehead
    A man clad only in boxer shorts allegedly carjacked a couple driving through Newport in a red convertible last night, and then became the subject of an air and land search. He was finally captured early this morning -- still in his skivvies -- in a Newport alley, police say. Newport Police Chief Tom Fromme said Cincinnati police began pursuing Marlin J. Patton, 27, of Cincinnati, some time before 9 p.m. Wednesday. Fromme said Patton crashed into a car in the 400 block of Columbia in Newport about 9 p.m. and jumped from his wrecked car to commandeer a Chrysler...
  • U.S. Forces Nab Saddam's Half-Brother

    04/17/2003 7:19:30 AM PDT · by Happy2BMe · 35 replies · 392+ views
    AP ^ | 17 April, 2003
    CAMP AS SAYLIYAH, Qatar - U.S. Special Forces on Thursday captured Barzan Ibrahim Hasan, a half brother of Saddam Hussein (news - web sites) and a major catch in the effort to round up members of the former regime, the U.S. Central Command reported. AP Photo Latest news: · Powell may travel to Syria to discuss tensions after Iraq warAFP - 10 minutes ago · Democrat presidential hopes become war casualtyAFP - 12 minutes ago · Doctors: Rescued U.S. POWs in Good Health AP - 24 minutes ago Special Coverage   Barzan Hasan was a presidential adviser to Saddam and...