Man stabbed to death in Kiryat Ata building
A 45-year-old man was stabbed to death in the northern town of Kiryat Ata in what police said was a domestic criminal incident.
A suspect, a 24-year-old man from nearby Kabul, was arrested shortly after, police said.
The victim, who has not been identified, was found shortly after 9:30 p.m. in the entrance of the building she lives in in the working-class suburb of Haifa.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by medics, police said in a statement.
The victim and suspect, who also have not been named, knew each other and were known to police for past criminal activity.
Police said a crime unit was investigating the incident.
According to Channel 12 reports, the suspect had visited the victim at his home on Smolenskin Street for a drink.
At one point he pulled out a knife and stabbed it before fleeing when the injured victim stumbled down the stairwell, the outlet reported.