A resident of Ramallah was arrested after being caught driving a stolen truck in central Israel, which he later admitted he was going to use for a terror attack.

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Police on Thursday arrested a resident of Ramallah who was driving a stolen truck. He later admitted he had intended to carry out a terror attack with it.

After being reported about the stolen vehicle, police located it in Rishon LeZion and began to chase the suspect. He refused to pull over, instead trying to flee the scene and hitting a police car and a private car.

In his questioning, the driver admitted he had stolen the truck in order to use it to run over IDF soldiers.