Jewish teen stabbed near J'lem holy site

A 16-year-old haredi youth was stabbed by three Palestinian youths in the back and neck on Sheikh Jarrah Street near the grave of Shimon the Zaddik in east Jerusalem, MDA reported on Friday evening. MDA teams evacuated the stabbing victim to Jerusalem's Hadassah Ein Karem Hospital, where he was listed in moderate condition. Police were investigating the incident and searching for the assailants, who fled the scene after the attack.