Stabbing Incident in Sanhedria Neighborhood of the Capital [UPDATED]


mdan19:31 IL: A 25-year-old male was stabbed on Achinoam Street in the Sanhedria neighborhood of Yerushalayim. He appears to be in light-to-moderate condition. The victim was transported to Shaare Zedek Medical Center.

At the time of this report is remains unclear if the incident was a criminal stabbing or an act of terrorism.

UPDATE 19:51: Police report the stabbing incident was a criminal act and not terror related. The Hizme Checkpoint from N. Jerusalem to the Shomron has been reopened.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)