Jerusalem - Two terror attacks took place at two separate locations in Jerusalem on Tuesday morning October 13 2015. resulting in the deaths of three Israelis and injuring several others.
A stabbing and shooting attack took place aboard a bus in the capital’s Armon Hanatziv neighborhood. According to police, two terrorists carried out the attack. Police forces who arrived on the scene neutralized both suspects.
MDA paramedics said that two terrorists got on an Egged line 78 bus in Armon Hanatziv and fired weapons. Paramedics pronounced one person dead on the scene, an approximately 60-year-old man. Paramedics transported ten people to area hospitals, including a 45-year-old man in critical condition who later succumbed to his wounds.
One of the terrorists was killed and a second was wounded and was being treated by paramedics, MDA added.
In a separate attack on Malkei Israel Street In the haredi neighborhood of Geula in the capital, a Palestinian terrorist drove his vehicle into a group of several people waiting at a bus stop. He then exited his car with a meat cleaver and began attacking the wounded and others with the implement.
One man was killed, apparently both from the vehicular attack and the axe wounds while two other people were seriously injured.
The terrorist was shot and critically injured by police officers who arrived swiftly at the scene.