Police in the Sharon area following the alert, September 2, 2014.
Police in the Sharon area following the alert, September 2, 2014. Photo by Sharon Police Dept. Spokesman Office
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A man was arrested in Taibeh Tuesday after a large-scale manhunt for a possible terrorist who entered Israel.

Large police forces had earlier set up checkpoints and roadblocks around Kfar Yona and the Sharon area in central Israel.

The special deployment followed a highly specific alert from the Shin Bet security service.

Checkpoints and roadblocks were also erected in the Tel Aviv area.