Two people were killed and two were injured tonight (Saturday) in an attack that combined stabbing and shoting near the Lions Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem. A Palestinian terrorist stabbed a family, seized the weapon of the father and shot at a group of bystanders. The victims were two men aged 40 and 35. 22 year old woman hospitalized in serious condition, and her son - two years old baby - sustained minor injuries.
A woman who managed to flee the scene reported to the police who were about 50 meters away. They came to the area of the attack and shot and killed the terrorist Halabi Muhannad a 19 years old from El-Bireh near Ramallah.