Tel Aviv Woman Suspected of Murdering Her Mother

Police say mentally unstable woman, 47, confessed to her role in her mother's death.

Tomer Appelbaum

A 47-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of murdering her mother. Police responded to reports of shouting from the mother’s apartment, on Herzl Street in Tel Aviv around 11 P.M. and found the mother unconscious in serious condition lying on the bathroom floor.

Her death was confirmed at the scene by a Magen David Adom ambulance crew.

Police said the daughter, who is believed to be mentally disturbed, confessed to her involvement. The police said she told them she had tried to give her mother help, but then fled the scene. She was slightly hurt while running away and was given medical treatment.

The police have requested a psychiatric evaluation for the daughter. ()