2 Arabs arrested for trying to stab Jew in J'lem

Two Arab teens were arrested Wednesday near the Jerusalem District Court after trying to stab a Jewish youth, police said. The Jewish youth who escaped unhurt in the late-afternoon incident fled the scene. The two suspects who were picked up by police confessed that they had tried to stab the Jew, Jerusalem police spokesman Shmuel Ben-Ruby said. The two are residents of east Jerusalem. Police said that the attempted attack was terror-related.