B’chasdei Hashem yet another terror attack was averted, this time in the Shomron, at Tapuach Junction on Tuesday, 5 Adar-II.
According to a border police spokesman’s report, an Arab female seated inside a taxi who appeared suspicious was inspected. When they checked her bag, all that was found was the large knife seen in the video.
Officials report police at the checkpoint were carrying out meticulous inspections, acting on a tip that a woman from Jenin was heading to carry out a stabbing attack. When the 17-year-old Jenin area resident was asked for her identification card she said she had lost it.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem / Video: Police spokesman via Media Resource Group)