The website Walla News writes that the builders working on the object on which the December 15, Palestinian Arab attacked their colleague, convinced that the terrorist was a wrong target selection. They believe that terrorist attacked the 50-year-old foreman Abu Kamal, mistaking him for «the Russian» because of light skin and blue eyes.
The builders told journalists that there was a break. They, along with the foreman was in the back room, when in came a stranger. In the hands of a man holding a piece of pipe. With force he hit the pipe Abu Kamal. Working overpowered the attacker and handed him over to the police.
Colleagues wounded Builder say that Abu Kamal is not like the Arab, and all of it is taken for a native of Russia.
15 December around 14:00 Around 14:00 an ambulance and the police reported that on the construction site on the street and Tziporim in Medina unknown struck with a blunt object Builder. A few minutes later a similar message came from the construction site next door. The assailant was disarmed and arrested workers who were detained as a suspected terrorist until the police arrived.
In this case, the radio station «Sieves Beth» reported that the attack injured a 53-year-old Jew and a 50-year-old Arab. The victims received injuries of moderate severity.
The police are investigating among other version «of the crime committed on the grounds of national hatred» (the attack).