From indictments filed against the terrorists accused of murdering Eitam and Na’ma Henkin, Hy”d, last Sukkos, it emerged that they had initially planned to kidnap them, Arutz Sheva reported on Thursday.
The two Hamas terrorists came equipped with handcuffs to carry out their plot, which they had worked out in detail beforehand.
When they spotted the Henkins’ vehicle, they drove after it. After catching up with it, they fired dozens of shots, wounding Eitam and forcing him to stop at the side of the road.
But Eitam Henkin’s fierce resistance thwarted them, and they resorted to shooting him and then his wife while, ybl”c, their four children watched in horror in the back seat. After one of the terrorists was shot and injured, they fled the scene.