IDF shoots in leg Palestinian attempting to infiltrate village of Meitar

IDF forces opened fire on and wounded a Palestinian who was attempting to infiltrate into the village of Meitar in the Negev. The man was found sabotaging the fence in an apparent attempt to enter the community, the IDF said.

The forces fired warning shots at the suspect who was ultimately shot in the leg.
The IDF said the man in stable condition and was evacuated to Soroka hospital in Beersheba.