A 9 year old child was injured Monday evening when Arab rioters threw stones at the vehicle she was riding in at the entrance to the Shimom Hatzaddik neighborhood in Jerusalem. The child was treated on the spot by Magen David Adom workers and then taken to Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital for treatment. She is said to be in good condition.
Earlier Monday, a fire was set in an empty building in the Shimon Hatzaddik neighborhood. An initial police investigation confirmed that the cause of the blaze was arson. No one was injured, and the fire was put out with a minimum of damage.