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41-year-old moderately injured in Jerusalem stabbing attack, assailant shot

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

Illustrative: A Magen David Adom ambulance at the scene of a deadly shooting at a cemetery in the central town of Jaljulia, November 16, 2021. (Magen David Adom)
Illustrative: A Magen David Adom ambulance at the scene of a deadly shooting at a cemetery in the central town of Jaljulia, November 16, 2021. (Magen David Adom)

The Magen David Adom ambulance service says a 41-year-old who was stabbed near Ramot Junction is in moderate condition.

He is being taken by MDA to Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek medical center.

The alleged assailant has been shot, according to media reports.

There is no immediate comment from police on the suspected attack.

A civilian, Meshi Ben Ami, tells the Kan public broadcaster that he shot the alleged assailant before officers arrived.

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