On the evening of 31 October, it was comments from the press service of the IDF on the incident, in which on highway 465 near the settlement of Halamish (Neve tzuf, D. Benjamin) was shot dead by a Palestinian driver.
According to the army press service, earlier version of the car attack is not confirmed. «According to preliminary investigation, the incident that occurred earlier near the village of Nabi Salah, soldiers stationed at the square, received a report about a suspicious car asking him to stop. The soldiers at the approach of said car left the roadway and ordered the driver to stop. After the driver ignored the request, the soldiers opened fire on the car, causing the driver was killed and who was with him the woman was injured. The investigation is ongoing,» — said in comments press service of the IDF.
October 31 at 9:05, it was reported about the attempt of hitting on people on highway 465 near the settlement of Halamish (Neve tzuf). It was reported that the driver, who was driving a Suzuki Baleno white colour with Israeli license plates, approached the group of soldiers. The soldiers, sensing danger, shot and wounded the driver and his passenger. At the hospital, the driver died from wounds.
«Palestinian information center» called the name of the deceased driver, Mohammed Abdulla Musa.
The media and the army, they put forward the assumption that near Halamish attempted car bombing. However, this version was in doubt, because, judging by the photos from the scene, the soldiers had fired after the car, not at a time when he was moving them with bullets at the car’s broken rear and not the windshield.
Radio «Kahn Beth» reported that an investigation into the incident joined the military police.
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