Scene of the attempted attack
Scene of the attempted attackצילום: דוברות בנימין

A terrorist attack was foiled in the Binyamin district of western Samaria Monday morning, in the community of Havat Sadeh Efraim.

During the abortive stabbing attack, a female terrorist brandishing a knife broke into a home in Havat Sadeh Efraim and attempted to stab members of the family living there.

Residents managed to overpower the terrorist and detained her until security forces arrived on the scene to take her into custody.

No injuries were reported in the attack.

Monday's failed attack is the second terror-related incident in Havat Sadeh Efraim in just over a month.

In early February, tried to break into a house in Havat Sadeh Efraim, but was spotted by local guards, who managed to foil the planned attack.