Palestinian Convicted of Murder in Stone-throwing Attack on Settler and Infant Son

Arja was found guilty by the Ofer Military Court of hurling stones at Palmer’s car, striking Palmer, 25, in the face, and causing him to lose control of his vehicle.

Waal al-Arja of Halhoul was convicted on Tuesday of murdering settler Asher Palmer and his 1-year-old son in a stone-throwing attack in the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba in September 2011.