Arab carrying knife nabbed at Jerusalem light rail stop

Jerusalem Arab with knife caught at light rail stop near Meah Shearim.

David Rosenberg ,

Knife found on suspect's person
Knife found on suspect's person
Israel Police

An Arab resident of Jerusalem was arrested Wednesday morning, after police found he was carrying a concealed knife while waiting for the light rail train.

The suspect was first spotted by a light rail security guard at the Shivtei Yisrael station near Meah Shearim. The guard promptly alerted police to the suspicious individual.

Officers quickly responded to the call, and detained the suspect for questioning. During a search of his person, police found a knife the suspect had concealed.