A Palestinian terrorist shot and stabbed Israelis today in Petah Tikva. At least four Israelis were injured. The terrorist was apprehended by police officers.
Watch: The arrest of the terrorist
At least four people were injured this evening (Thursday) in a shooting attack that was followed by a stabbing attack near the Petah Tikva market. Magen David Adom teams were rushed to the scene in order to treat the victims. The terrorist, a Palestinian from the West Bank, fled the scene and was apprehended by police officers after a short manhunt.
At around 4:42 p.m., Magen David Adom received a report about a shooting near the Petah Tikva market. The paramedics who arrived at the scene treated the victims. At least three people, a man and woman in their 50s and another woman in her 30s, sustained gunshot wounds to their lower torso. In addition, at least one man in his 40s sustained stab wounds to his upper torso.
Petah Tikva, today Photo Credit: Magen David Adom/Channel 2 News
The scene of the attack, today Photo Credit: Magen David Adom/Channel 2 News