After being stabbed in an attack near Shar Shechem on Shavuos night, the two wounded Breslov Chassidim ran hundreds of meters, a brother of one of the victims’ reports. Nachman Rabibo told the press that after being wounded, “they got up and ran 600 meters (656 yards) as they were bleeding from their stab wounds.
Nachman Shai Rabibo, brother of one of the victims, told Kikar Shabbos News that their conditions have improved and they are now listed in light condition. “They were saved by a miracle, nothing less” he exclaimed. “They were both stabbed in the upper back near a shoulder and their injuries are only superficial” he added.
Nachman explains they were heading to the Kosel when they were attacked. He added when they arrived at a police post they had an altered mental state, which he attributes to their loss of blood. Doctors are hopeful that they will be released in the coming days as they are improving.
The attacker is believed to be a 19-year-old Arab male who is in custody. The suspect was arraigned and ordered held without bail on Sunday, 7 Sivan.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)