Man stabbed, seriously hurt at Zichron Yaakov shopping center

A man in his 20s has been stabbed and seriously wounded at a shopping center near the northern city of Zichron Yaakov, police and medics say.

The Magen David Adom ambulance service says it treated the man while he was in a store, and took him to a hospital.

Police say officers are scanning the scene for the alleged stabber.

According to the Walla news site, the background of the incident is an apparent argument between two residents of the nearby Arab town of Jisr az-Zarqa.

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