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Police officers were targeted by an unknown attacker on Tuesday afternoon in Jaffa, police said.
No officers were injured in the shooting, and police returned fire. The suspect fled the scene and forces are searching for a motorcycle that was witnessed fleeing the area at the same time the shooting occurred. Police received a report from a hospital saying that a patient was received around the same time suffering from a gun wound, and an investigation is underway to check if the man in question is linked to the shooting incident.