Man tries to escape from window as soldiers surround building; bombs found.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Undercover IDF troops shot dead an Islamic Jihad gunman in the Casbah of Nablus overnight Thursday.
The gunman was killed when he tried to escape from a window after troops had surrounded a building in which he was hiding, calling on him to surrender.
During the operation a bomb was hurled at the soldiers. No one was wounded.
In the building, troops discovered a rifle, a handgun and several explosive devices which were defused by sappers.
The dead man was identified as Ra'al Abu al-Adis, 34, who, the IDF said, had attempted to perpetrate terror attacks against Israeli targets.
During the operation the IDF arrested a second Palestinian in possession of a gun.
Meanwhile, in Kalkilya, IDF soldiers arrested two Palestinian terror suspects.
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