According to initial claims made by a cement factory manager in Kiryat Sefer near Modi'in, six Palestinian men, four of them armed, allegedly attempted to kidnap him at gunpoint on Wednesday.
The factory manager said that he shot at the alleged attackers, who burst into his office, and hit one of them.
After a search of the area security forces said that evidence was found to corroborate the factory owner's claims. A hole in the factory fence was found, along with blood stains and a gun.
A search was underway for the alleged attackers.