Attempted stabbing near Tulkarem

IDF soldiers shot and eliminated a terrorist who was wielding a knife near the city of Tulkarem in Samaria.

The terrorist was apparently attempting to carry out an attack in the nearby Jewish town of Salit.

Aside from the terrorist, no injuries were reported.

Upon conducting an investigation it was revealed that the terrorist had cut through a fence that surrounded the two towns of Salit and Tzur Natan in an attempt to infiltrate the towns and carry out an attack.

IDF soldiers who rushed to the scene attempted to arrest the terrorist, who was hiding in a bush. The terrorist pulled out a knife and proceeded to attack the soldiers who opened fire, shot and eliminated the terrorist.