Bomb attack thwarted at Samaria military court

Suspicious PA resident arrives at guard post of Samaria military court, where two bombs are identified on his person.

Arutz Sheva Staff , | updated: 11:17 AM

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Border Police and Military Police officers stationed at the guard post at the entrance to the Samaria Military Court, under jurisdiction of the IDF Menashe Brigade, arrested a suspect this morning who had what appeared to be a bomb attached to his body..

In addition, bomb squads who rushed to the scene and checked the suspect's coat found an additional pipe bomb. The squad is working to neutralize the explosives.

The suspect, a PA resident of Jenin, was arrested

In October, a PA resident arrived at the entrance to the same court with a pipe bomb on his body.

Border Police and Military Police stationed there arrested the suspect and prevented the attack.

The entrance to the courthouse was closed then for a time until the neutralization of the explosive device, and the terrorist, a young PA resident from the nearby city of Jenin, was arrested and interrogated by security forces.