Elderly Jewish Lady Stabbed, Critically Wounded, in Sweden

Swedish policemen on guard in Stockholm, Sweden. (Reuters/Anna Ringstrom, File)

A Jewish female, said to be in her 60s, was stabbed by an attacker nine times and is in critical condition in the Swedish city of Helsingborg, Tuesday morning.

A manhunt was ongoing for the assailant. Local police have stepped up security outside all Jewish buildings in the city.