Border Police special forces descended on the Bedouin village of Bir Hadaj on Thursday and confiscated a large amount of contraband, including drugs, illegal firearms, and stolen property.
During the operation, officers seized two stolen IDF jeeps, assault rifles, and uncovered a greenhouse for cultivating marijuana. Police arrested three suspects and opened an official investigation.
Police carried out a separate operation later in the day near Bir Hadaj that was dedicated to enforcing traffic laws. Police impounded three vehicles and arrested four people for driving without a license.