Teen arrested in Jerusalem for allegedly attempting to stab an officer
Published Friday 03/01/2014 (updated) 04/01/2014 12:14
JERUSALEM (Ma'an) -- Israeli forces on Friday arrested a Palestinian teenager near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem for allegedly attempting to stab a border guard officer.
Israeli police spokesman Luba Samari said that a 16-year-old girl from Jabal al-Mukkaber attempted to stab an Israeli soldier.
During the arrest, a soldier was lightly wounded in the leg, Samari added.
The teenager was taken to a police station in the city, and is currently under investigation, Samari said.