Police shoot and wound firebomb wielding youth in east Jerusalem

September 16, 2015 21:56

The police said on Wednesday evening that it fired on a Palestinian in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiya who was running towards them with a firebomb.

The police opened fire and shot the suspect in the lower body and collected the firebomb that dropped from his hands to the ground yet did not explode. Local medics evacuated the wounded suspect and police were searching the area for him.

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