Two Jewish squatters stabbed near illegal Maale Adumim settlement, Palestinian teen suspect shot

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A Palestinian was shot and injured east of Jerusalem on Wednesday after stabbing two Israelis in a Rami Levy supermarket, Israeli police said.

The unidentified 16-year-old reportedly stabbed and moderately injured two Israelis in a store in the Mishor Adumim industrial zone of the Maale Adumim settlement.

An off-duty Israeli security guard shot and injured the suspect.

Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld told Ma’an the Palestinian suspect was taken by a security guard to Ein Karem hospital for treatment.

Rosenfeld wrote on Twitter that the suspect was in a “serious condition.”

The Israeli news site Ynet reported that two Palestinians were arrested on suspicion of aiding the attacker.

Initial media reports said the suspect had been killed.

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