Israeli truck driver kills two Palestinians


JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli tow truck driver told police that he shot and killed two Palestinian attackers who tried to rob him.

The driver was wounded Sunday morning by the Palestinians who attacked him and tried to rob him; Haaretz reported that three Palestinians attempted to abduct him. A third Palestinian reportedly was injured in the incident, which is being investigated by police.

The Palestinian Ma’an news agency reported Sunday that two Palestinians on their way to work were killed by an Israeli truck driver.

A truck was robbed in the same place last week, according to Haaretz.

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