A civilian was killed in a shooting attack in Jerusalem and four were injured, including one in critical condition

Shooting attack in the Old City: A terrorist opened fire at the chain gate and wounded five people, Hadassah determined the death of one of them. Another civilian was seriously injured, and three others – including police officers – were lightly to moderately injured. The terrorist, 42, from the Shuafat refugee camp, was shot dead. Commissioner: “We eliminated him in 32 seconds”

Terrorism raises its head in the Old City of Jerusalem: A 30-year-old citizen was killed this morning (Sunday) and two others were seriously and moderately injured in a shooting attack in the area of ​​the Chain Gate near the Temple Mount in the capital. Two Border Police fighters were lightly wounded. The terrorist Fadi Abu Shahidam, 42, a member of Hamas’ political wing from the Shuafat refugee camp, was shot dead by security forces. Preliminary investigation revealed that the shooting was carried out using a standard rifle. A knife was found next to the terrorist’s body.

At 09:01, the MDA hotline in the Jerusalem area received a report of two people wounded by gunfire in the Old City.

The civilian who was fatally wounded in the shooting turns to the trauma unit of Hadassah Hospital on Mount Scopus with a severe head injury and no signs of life. Doctors were forced to determine his death. He is currently still anonymous as he has not carried any documents. Severely injured, he was taken to Shaare Zedek Hospital. His wife asked to pray for the healing of Rabbi Aharon Yehuda Ben Tova. Three wounded were evacuated to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital: a 45-year-old civilian in moderate condition and two border guards, aged 30 and 31, in light condition.

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