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  Iyar 20, 5773 , 30/04/13

Woman Fends Off Attacker in Jerusalem

A woman fended off an attacker near King David Street in Jerusalem last week on Monday. The woman, who is of Jewish ethnicity, reported that a young man with Arab features grabbed her from behind and threatened her with a knife. In the resulting struggle, the suspect smashed her head into the pavement and when the women regained footing and confronted him, he fled. She was treated at a Jerusalem hospital. Police are investigating.

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