A soldier was stabbed today (Monday) Levinsky Street in Tel Aviv, near the train station defense. Paramedics and Magen David Adom paramedics gave him medical treatment on the spot and took him into hospital resuscitation Sheba when he was in critical condition, where he was taken into surgery.
A police investigation revealed that the suspect in the stabbing is staying illegally in Nablus, 18, no criminal record. Palestinian media reported that this Nur al-Din Alh'ashih.
The terrorist came to the railway station and the entrance to the station he stabbed the soldier several times. Two bystanders came to the aid of the soldier and managed to fight off the perpetrator of it. At this time the suspect tried to escape onto nearby Lavenda. Three civilians, including one carrying an ax, chased him. Riot police forces joined the chase, and in an abandoned building they were able to control him and he was arrested. The knife was found in his possession was used to stab. During the chase was slightly wounded by a man in his 50s. He was taken to Ichilov Hospital in the city, along with the woman was treated for shock.
Internal Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonvitch, and Tel Aviv District Police Commander, Commander Benzi Sau, arrived at the scene. District Commander instructed the Police prepare for riots in the southern neighborhoods of the city - Hope, Florentine and others. The main concern is the events of the "price tag." Even in the West Bank, the IDF increased vigilance in order to prevent the outflow of illegal aliens.
"The terrorist escaped a distance of 200 meters and tried to hide in a five-story building. He was caught after a chase fourth floor thanks to the rapid response of the police force," said Commander Sao. He called on citizens to report any suspicious behavior. "This is part of the Guide obvious these days. I urge everyone not to take the law into their own hands - we live in a state of law, the police should have to maintain order, it is our job as we do."