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IDF looking into reports of gunfire in town near Gaza border

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

Smoke rises from the Gaza Strip following an IDF attack in response to an anti-tank guided missile attack from the enclave on an Israeli jeep near the community of Netiv Ha'asara on May 12, 2021. (Screen capture)
Illustrative: Smoke rises from the Gaza Strip following an IDF attack in response to an anti-tank guided missile attack from the enclave on an Israeli jeep near the community of Netiv Ha'asara on May 12, 2021. (Screen capture)

The Israel Defense Forces says it is looking into reports of a shooting in the town of Netiv Ha’asara along the border with the Gaza Strip.

According to Hebrew-language media reports, an agricultural structure was damaged in the incident.

It is not immediately clear if the gunfire came from the Gaza Strip.

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