Israeli police arrest Palestinian with knife at Cave of the Patriarchs

The police are continuing to patrol the area as a preventative measure.

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November 26, 2017 17:23
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Knife seized from Palestinian suspect in the Cave of the Patriarchs.. (photo credit: ISRAEL POLICE)

 
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Israeli Border Police arrested a Palestinian armed with a knife at Hebron's Cave of the Patriarchs on Sunday.

According to Israeli Police Spokesperson Micky Rosenfeld, the suspect was arrested when border police spotted him attempting to stealthily enter the area.

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The police are continuing to patrol the area as a preventative measure.

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