Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

Man seen carrying wife's decapitated head in Israel

A man was seen carrying his wife's decapitated head (Stock image)

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A man was seen carrying his wife's decapitated head in Israel today (March 29), according to police.

The man was said to have been seen with his hands covered in blood whilst carrying the head in the city of Tiberias, according to The Jerusalem Post.

The body of the woman was found in an apartment which had been set on fire, police said.

A suspect has been arrested in relation to the incident.

News outlet Maariv was told by an eyewitness that "a young haredi man was walking around the street with his wife's head in his hands, covered in blood. No one understood what was going on and why he had so much blood on him.”

They then realised that he was carrying the decapitated head.