An armed man stabbed a police officer in Netanya this morning. According to police, this was most likely a terror attack.

The scene in Netanya, today

The scene in Netanya, today Photo Credit: Divuchay HaRega/Channel 2 News

A police officer was slightly injured on Tuesday morning when an armed man attacked him with a knife on Herzl Street in Netanya. After hearing the eye-witnesses’ accounts of the incident, the police stated that it appears that this was a terror attack. However, all leads are being investigated.

Magen David Adom paramedics treated the 26-year-old police officer who sustained a stab wound to his neck. The officer was transported to a local hospital. The attacker was shot and neutralized.