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Palestinian suspect who infiltrated settlement armed with knife — local officials

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

The knife found on a Palestinian who attempted to infiltrate the Tekoa settlement on May 8, 2022. (Rescuers Without Borders)
The knife found on a Palestinian who attempted to infiltrate the Tekoa settlement on May 8, 2022. (Rescuers Without Borders)

The Palestinian suspect who infiltrated the West Bank settlement of Tekoa was armed with a knife, according to local officials.

The man was shot dead by a security officer. Large military forces are scanning the area for other possible suspects.

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