Video: Palestinian bus attacker stabs woman

2015-01-22 10:30
A screen grab showing a Palestinian man attacking a woman while trying to escape a knife attack on a bus in Tel Aviv. (AP, YouTube).

A screen grab showing a Palestinian man attacking a woman while trying to escape a knife attack on a bus in Tel Aviv. (AP, YouTube).

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Jerusalem - Video footage has emerged showing footage of a Palestinian man stabbing a woman while trying to escape a knife attack on an Israeli bus in which at least 11 people were wounded.

News24 reported.


Initial reports indicate that at least 11 people on a commuter bus in central Tel Aviv were left wounded by the attack on Wednesday before the suspect was apprehended.

The perpetrator was shot in the leg by a prison security officer as he was trying to escape, police said.

The stabbing was the latest in a string of incidents in the past few months at a time of heightened tension between Palestinians and Israelis, particularly in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

*WARNING: Footage contains graphic content that may offend sensitive viewers.



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