The Life and Death of Nahman Farkash, Israel’s Jailbreak King

Boxer, violent criminal and escape artist, Farkash was found dead at the entrance to a cave on Mount Meron.

Nahman Farkash, one of Israel’s most famous criminals and acknowledged prison break champion, was found dead on Tuesday at the entrance to a cave on Mount Meron. Police are investigating whether the 78-year-old was murdered or died of natural causes.