Israeli man claims that Palestinian terrorist attempted to stab him near Old City

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 24, 2015 10:01

An Israeli man claimed Saturday morning that a Palestinian terrorist attempted to stab him near The Garden Tomb of Jerusalem, according to police.

The Israeli man said he heard a scream, turned around and saw the suspect with a knife in his hand who then attempted to wound him, according to a police complaint.  The man said he was able to wrestle away the knife from the perpetrator's hand, who then fled the scene.

Police say they have possession of the weapon and are scanning the area for possible suspects.


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