Terror attack suspect is Nablus resident in his twenties

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 29, 2011 04:08

Police said that the suspect in early Monday morning's terrorist attack is a resident of Nablus in his twenties.

The suspect entered a taxi near the beginning of Salameh Street in south Tel Aviv, and carjacked the driver, stabbing him in the hand. He then drove for approximately a kilometer down Salameh Street towards the Hoaman 17 nightclub, which was filled with people in and around the building.

Border Police had set up a road block ahead of time at the entrance to the club on Abarbanel Street. The terrorist rammed the road block, and struck a number of civilians and a Border Policeman.

The man stabbed five Border Policemen. One is seriously injured and two are moderately injured. The remainder are lightly injured.


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