The teenage terrorist who murdered R’ Ari Fuld HY”D yesterday had planned to carry out a separate attack at the Me’Oras Hamachpelah in Chevron, News 2 reported.
Security forces are investigating Halil Jabarin, the 17-year-old Arab resident of Yatta who stabbed R’ Ari Fuld to death at the Gush Etzion Junction Sunday morning. Jabarin was shot by Fuld and another civilian and is currently being treated at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in light condition.
According to reports published Monday evening, Jabarin admitted that he had originally sought to carry out a stabbing attack at the Me’Oras Hamachpelah. He had gone to the site on Friday with his knife, but was unable to enter the building and returned home.
Read more at Arutz Sheva.