Watch: CCTV footage shows moment of the shooting attack outside Jerusalem’s Temple Mount
Police CCTV footage shows the moment of the shooting attack outside Temple Mount area, in Jerusalem’s Old City.
The Muslim terrorist has been identified as a 45-year-old Arab from the northern city of Haifa, who had recently converted to Islam.
In the footage, he can be seen drawing his gun and shooting at Police officers before being chased by a hero police dog.
The forces returned fire, eliminated the threat.
A brother of the eliminated Muslim terrorist was reportedly arrested following the shooting attack.
A 38-year-old Police officer was moderately wounded. He was treated at the scene by MDA paramedics and evacuated to Shaarei Tzedek hospital with a gunshot wound in his arm.
According to initial reports, four Muslim terrorists approached an IDF post and opened fire towards the soldier.
Miraculously, the bullet only scratched the soldier’s head.
At least 14 IDF soldiers were wounded, one in critical condition, in a car-ramming attack carried out overnight in Jerusalem, near the First Station, a popular entertainment hub.