Three Killed in Stabbing Attack in Central Israel

Israeli police said three people were killed in an attack in Elad, Israel, on Thursday, May 5.

Police said they were working to arrest two men they had identified as suspects, and released their pictures. Officials said three people were injured, in addition to the three fatalities.

Israeli President Herzog tweeted that he had spoken with the the mayor of Elad to offer comfort and strength to the community.

The Times of Israel said the attack was reportedly carried out with an axe and a knife. Credit: Israel Police via Storyful

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