Watch: Police comb Ashkelon for suspicious person

Watch heavily armed police combing the coastal city for a suspected terrorist.

Tzvi Lev ,

Police Spokespersons Unit

Heavily armed police combed the southern coastal city of Ashkelon Sunday, after getting reports of a suspected terrorist who entered its environs..

The city was put on lockdown, as police searched for a reported armed Palestinian man. Police lifted the alert after finding a Palestinian Arab youth illegally in Israel, and have not yet said if he was indeed planning an attack.