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  4/30/2013, Iyar 20, 5773

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.