Suspected infiltration alert sounds in settlements of Kochav Yaakov, Tel Zion

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

The West Bank settlement of Kochav Yaakov. (CC BY-SA Jonathan Caras/Wikimedia Commons)
The West Bank settlement of Kochav Yaakov. (CC BY-SA Jonathan Caras/Wikimedia Commons)

A suspected infiltration alert is sounding in the West Bank settlements of Kochav Yaakov and Tel Zion, north of Jerusalem.

The military’s Home Front Command orders residents to remain in their homes and lock doors and windows until further notice, as the army conducts scans of the area.

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