Jerusalem Mayor’s Bodyguard Stops Stabber
Here’s the good guy with a gun, Israeli-edition.
A young Palestinian stabbed an ultra-Orthodox Jew in Jerusalem on Sunday before being apprehended by the city’s mayor and his bodyguard, police and the municipality said.
Mayor Nir Barkat said that as he was driving past city hall, his team saw “a terrorist with a knife.”
“Along with my bodyguard we immediately jumped out of the car,” Barkat said in a statement.
“He [the guard] drew his gun and aimed at him – we grabbed the terrorist until the police arrived,” he said, adding that they also gave the stabbing victim first aid.
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