August 17, 2018 by hotminnie
An attempted stabbing attack in Jerusalem’s Old City took place Friday afternoon, the police spokesperson said, adding that police forces are circling the area.
According to the police, the stabber approached a group of policemen in the Old City’s Muslim Quarter and apparently tried to stab one of the officers. The stabber, a 30-year-old man from the village of Umm el-Fahm in northern Israel, was neutralized by the security forces, and has been confirmed dead.
The police temporarily closed off Hagay Street in the Old City following the incident.