Knife-wielding Palestinian woman arrested near Cave of the Patriarchs

August 9, 2016 14:03


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Border Police foiled an attempted Palestinian stabbing attack by the Apothecary checkpoint in Hebron that leads into the area by the Tomb of the Patriarchs on Tuesday.

A Palestinian woman took out a knife and threatened border police, as they inspected her at the checkpoint. The Border Police responded with pepper spray.

They were then able to disarm and arrest her.

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