IDF arrest man carrying knife in Hebron

March 11, 2017 19:56

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The IDF said Saturday that it had arrested a man carrying a knife in a Jewish neighborhood of Hebron.

The man was detained at a checkpoint in the city after raising suspicions of soldiers stationed in the area.

The suspect was taken to a nearby facility for further questioning, where a preliminary investigation revealed that he intended to carry out a terror attack against Israeli Security Forces.

The IDF added that the incident occurred Saturday afternoon. 

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