A settler is injured after being stabbed in Al-Wad Street in the Old City of Jerusalem
May 2, 2016

One settlers was moderately injured on Monday night after being stabbed in the Old City of Jerusalem.

The occupation police said that a 60-year old settler was stabbed and moderately injured in Al-Wad Street while the stabber managed to run away; he left his knife behind.

The police also said that one young man was arrested on suspicious of carrying out the stabbing attack.

Occupation forces closed the area of the incident and conducted a search operation in the neighboring areas. They also closed the gates of the Old City with iron barriers and were heavily present at the gates.

Witnesses added that the forces prevented the locals from entering or exiting the Old City of Jerusalem.