One person has R”L died after being stabbed by a terrorist inside him home in the community of Adam on Thursday night.
A total of three people were stabbed by a Palestinian terrorist.
According to information released by the IDF, the terrorist entered a Jewish home and stabbed three victims. MDA rushed a three victims to the hospital. A 31-year-old man was in critical condition, a 58-year-old man was in serious condition, and a third male victim was lightly injured. Sadly, the 31-year-old was Niftar during the night. His name was not released.
The man who was lightly injured had shot and killed the Palestinian terrorist.
United Hatzalah first response volunteers treated both serious victims upon arriving on the scene.
The two serious victims were transported to Hadassah Mount Scopus Hospital in Jerusalem, and the third victim was taken to Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
The terrorist has been shot dead. Israel Radio reported that the terrorist was 16 years old.
Authorities were searching the community for a possible second attacker.
Located five kilometers north-east of Jerusalem, it is organized as a community settlement and falls under the jurisdiction of Mateh Binyamin Regional Council. In 2016 it had a population of 5,278.
Additional information to follow.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)