YnetNews: Roi Yanovsky
Palestinian assailant shot and killed after trying to stab Border Policeman in Jerusalem’s Old City, the site of numerous similar attacks recently.
A terrorist attempted to conduct a stabbing attack near the Lion’s Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City on Monday morning, when he walked up to a border policeman and stabbed him in his vest.
The border policeman was not wounded and security forces immediatly opened fire on the terrorist, killing him.
The officer who killed the terrorist said, “I told him come here I want to check you. We got closer to him, and I had my hand on my gun. He came up to us and took pulled a knife. After I told him again, he started running towards me and managed to stab one of the officer’s vests. We approached him while firing until he fell.”