Jaffa: Masked assailant stabs soldier, tries to steal gun

20.03.2011                      14.Adar ll, 5771                       Purim

Überfall:

Jaffa: Masked assailant stabs soldier, tries to steal gun

Man attempts to take reserve soldier's weapon, injuring him slightly to moderately; police searching area for suspect who escaped.

A 22-year-old IDF soldier was stabbed in an apparent attempt to steal his weapon in Jaffa on Sunday morning.
An unknown masked assailant stabbed the soldier in his chest. A Magen David Adom team treated the victim on the scene before evacuating him to Icholov hospital in moderate to light condition.
Around 8 am Sunday morning, on Rehov Yehuda Yamit in Jaffa near Shavtei Israel,  a young man attempted to grab the reserve soldier's weapon and stabbed him. The  suspect escaped without the weapon.