Israel police: Jordanian shot dead after stabbing attempt

September 16, 2016 10:32 AM

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JERUSALEM – Israeli police say a Jordanian national was shot and killed after he tried to stab officers in Jerusalem.

Spokeswoman Luba Samri says the man pulled out a knife and rushed at officers outside the Old City who opened fire Friday. Samri says he had a Jordanian and a Palestinian ID on his body.

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