Second Border Police officer injured in Damascus Gate attack in moderate condition

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 4, 2016 08:43

The Border Police officer critically injured in Wednesday's combined shooting and stabbing attack at Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City is now considered to be in moderate condition according to the spokesperson's office at the Hadassa University Medical Center.

Border Police Cpl. Hadar Cohen, a 19-year-old border policewoman injured in the attack by three Arab terrorists wielding machine guns, pipe bombs and knives, died of her wounds shortly after being transferred to the hospital.

All three assailants were shot dead at the scene. Their explosives did not detonate and were later neutralized by a police bomb disposal team.


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