(August 15, 2022 / Israel Hayom and JNS staff) An eastern Jerusalem resident died on Monday morning after being shot by undercover police officers while attempting to stab them, according to the Israel Police.
The officers were conducting a search for illegal weapons in Muhammad Shaham’s home when he suddenly attacked, a police spokesman said.
Shaham was treated at the scene before being evacuated to hospital, where he later died of his wounds.
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