Palestinian Killed by Bystanders After Ramming Into Israelis

December 14, 2015 2:03 PM

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JERUSALEM — A Palestinian man died Monday after ramming his car into pedestrians at a crowded bus stop at the western entrance to Jerusalem, wounding nine, according to Israeli police.

Police spokeswoman Luba Samri said bystanders shot Abed Almohsin Hassoneh, 21, from the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina. She said police found an axe in Hassoneh's vehicle, suggesting he intended to attack Israelis.

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