The press service of the police informs that in the course of investigative activities detained two suspects of involvement in today’s attack on the elderly women in the area of Armon neighborhood.
— Terrorist attack in Jerusalem: photo from the scene
In the official police report about the assault States the following: five elderly women (70-80 years old) was walking in the Park in the morning in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Armon neighborhood, during a walk they met two young Arab, who was sitting on the bench, when women passed by, the Arabs attacked them from behind, attacking with knives two women, then fled, the minds of the assailants had hoods that hid their faces. The attackers fled in the area of Dzhabal Was. Were later arrested two suspects. The basic version of the police: the attack on the grounds of national hatred (the attack).
Ambulance service «Magen David Adom» received a message about the wounded in 8:13. Medics arrived at the scene and gave first aid to the female victims. After that, the victims who were conscious, were taken to hospital «Shaare Zedek».