Watch: Stabbing in Jerusalem

30-year-old man stabbed, seriously wounded in Jerusalem outside of mall. Stabber shot, neutralized. Incident criminal, not terror related.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

Scene of Jerusalem stabbing incident
Scene of Jerusalem stabbing incident
Yonatan Sindel/Flash90

Newly released footage taken at the scene of Sunday afternoon’s stabbing incident outside of the Hadar Mall in Jerusalem’s Talpiyot neighborhood shows the assailant closing in on his victim before being shot and neutralized by police.

The incident was criminal in nature, investigators say, and not terror-related as initially believed.

The victim, roughly 30 years of age, was seriously wounded in the stabbing before police shot and neutralized the attacker. The assailant is reportedly in moderate condition.