The attacker was neutralized by security forces at the scene.
Just minutes after, a 47-year-old police officer was wounded in Kiryat Arba when a suspect tried to steal his rifle and was shot by other police officers.
The incident occurred during a routine security check. The perpetrator was said to be in critical condition.
One of the policemen was lightly wounded.
Just a short while after the incident in Kiryat Arba, a female attacker was shot and seriously wounded after trying to stab a security guard at the entrance to the central bus station the northern city of Afula.