Jerusalem, Terrorism

Attempted terrorist attack in Jerusalem's Old City

A young woman detained by police pulled a knife on police and Border Guard officers and was arrested and sent for interrogation.

Knife found on suspected terrorist. (Photo: Israel Police Spokesperson)

Officers of the Israel Police and the Border Guard arrested a suspect today (Sunday) who pulled a knife on them.

According to the Police, officers noted suspicious activity on the part of a young woman, with her hand held under her head covering. When asked to remove her hand, she refused. When the officers started examining her, she pulled out a knife.

The officers overcame her and she was transferred to security forces for interrogation.

No casualties were reported in the incident.

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