Police arrest man with knife at Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron

October 28, 2016 18:18

Israel Border Police on Friday arrested a Palestinian suspect carrying a knife while at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron.

Police said the Palestinian man, 23, was behaving suspiciously and questioned him at the site.

According to a statement released by authorities, "When checked by border police, the suspect was armed with a knife."  

"He was arrested and questioned," the statement said, adding "He intended in carrying out a knife attack."

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