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Deadly terror attack at crowded Tel Aviv Sarona Market

Jun 08, 2016

Sarona Market is a busy shopping and entertainment center, popular with tourists and locals in the heart of Israel's largest city Tel Aviv. Sarona Market is Israel's largest indoor market.

This inviting shopping center was the scene of a deadly terror attack this evening.

In Tel Aviv two suspects were detained after the attack Wednesday evening in this Tel Aviv shooting. 9 were injured, 1 critical, 2 serious.

Tweets received from Palestine said: A Heroic Palestinian Resisters carried out a Defensive Shooting Action in Occupied Tel Aviv, wounding a 4yo critically. Ramadan Mubarak!

According to Israeli media, one suspected terrorist was shot near the scene and another other was apprehended alive. Footage from the scene showed an armed civilian firing shots at one of the suspected perpetrators.

According to unconfirmed reports by police sources, two assailants had dressed up as ultra-Orthodox Jews.

A Times of Israel reporter tweeted that two shooters had been neutralized by police. Israeli police described the shooting as an attack aimed against Israelis. An eyewitness told the Times of Israel that the shooter fired his weapon until he ran out of bullets and fled the scene.

Magen David Adom paramedics were treating nine wounded people, of them one was in life-threatening condition, two were in serious condition and six were being treated in various conditions. At least seven wounded people were evacuated to the nearby Ichilov Medical Center.

Deadly terror attack at crowded Tel Aviv Sarona Market

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