A shooting just occurred in Tel Aviv, Israel in what appears to be yet another terror attack against the Jewish State.
The Jerusalem Post is reporting that; Several people were wounded in a suspect terrorist shooting Wednesday night in central Tel Aviv’s Sarona complex, according to initial reports.
According to Israeli media, one suspected terrorist was shot near the scene and another other was apprehended alive. Footage from the scene showed an armed civilian firing shots at one of the suspected perpetrators.
According to unconfirmed reports by police sources, two assailants had dressed up as ultra-Orthodox Jews.
Magen David Adom paramedics were treating nine wounded people, one in a life-threatening condition, two were in serious condition and six were being treated in various conditions. At least seven wounded people were evacuated to the nearby Ichilov Medical Center.
According to CBC News Alerts and Israel’s foreign press spokesman, the gunman was just caught.
— CBC News Alerts (@CBCAlerts) June 8, 2016
Update to attack in tel Aviv: police capture one terrorist. Shops And food mall evacuated. 7 people injured and taken to hospital
— Micky Rosenfeld (@MickyRosenfeld) June 8, 2016
This story is still breaking. More details will certainly follow.
UPDATE 1: The Jerusalem Post is now reporting that four have been confirmed dead.
[Note: This post was authored by The Analytical Economist]