A 60-year-old chareidi Israeli man has been stabbed in a terror attack outside Shaar Hararayos (Lion’s Gate) of Yerushalayim’s Old City.
The man was hurt moderately in the upper torso. The attack took place at about 10:20 p.m.
A knife used in the attack has been found by security forces, who are in pursuit of the suspect. The knife, with fresh blood on it, was discovered on Khaldiyeh Street.
Israel Police and Border Police are currently conducting a manhunt for the attacker.
Update: Sources indicate that at least one suspect has been detained. The victim has been taken to Shaarei Tzedek Medical Center for treatment. All are asked to daven for the victim, Yisroel ben Tirtza.
David Steger – Matzav.com Israel