Security Incident at Kalandia Checkpoint

YERUSHALAYIM (Hamodia Staff) -
Israeli border police officers at the scene where guards opened fire on a man who tried to run the Qalandiya checkpoint Tuesday. (STR/Flash90)
Israeli border police officers at the scene where guards opened fire on a man who tried to run the Qalandiya checkpoint Tuesday. (STR/Flash90)

Police shot and wounded a man who attempted to run through the Kalandia checkpoint in Yerushalayim while shouting, “All-hu Akbar” (“G-d is Great”).

He was shot by an officer on the scene after he ignored an order to stop and a warning shot was fired into the air.

The suspect was taken to Shaarei Zedek Medical Center in moderate condition.