A Jewish woman in her 20s was in serious condition Monday night after she was
stabbed in Jerusalem’s Bayit Vegan neighborhood. An initial police investigation
revealed that the woman and her boyfriend had been sitting at a bus stop on
Rehov Frank, waiting for the 39 bus. When the bus arrived and the woman tried to
get on, the boyfriend allegedly took out a knife, stabbed her and fled the
Police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby told The Jerusalem Post that the
bus driver had seen the entire incident, but that no details were currently
available about the suspect.
Police patrols were searching the area for
Magen David Adom paramedics performed CPR on the woman, who
was evacuated to Hadassah-University Medical Center, Ein Kerem.