Police: Car flees checkpoint near Jerusalem

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 25, 2017 10:21

A vehicle belonging to a suspected Palestinian motorist fled from the Hizmeh security crossing Wednesday morning just outside of Jerusalem, according to an Israel Police spokesperson.

Authorities are currently searching for the vehicle and police have opened an investigation into the matter.

Circumstances surrounding the event remain unclear.

The spokesperson added that "regular security measures continue in and around Jerusalem in order to prevent security related incidents."


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