Israeli Critically Injured in Hebron Stabbing; Attacker Shot Dead

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An Israeli man was critically wounded in a stabbing attack Monday afternoon, near the Tomb of the Patriarchs in the West Bank city of Hebron. Israel Police said the terrorist was shot dead by security forces at the scene.

The Magen David Adom rescue service said the victim, a man in his 40s, sustained several stab wounds to the upper part of his body and was evacuated to the Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.

Police say the victim arrived at the hospital’s trauma center in severe condition where he was connected to a respirator. MDA said he was in a stable condition upon arrival at Shaare Zedek, where he was treated for multiple stab wounds to the chest.

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