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5 Lightly Wounded in Petah Tikva Shooting, Stabbing Attack

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Officials arrested the Palestinian suspect of a shooting and stabbing attack near a market in central Israel.

Five people were lightly wounded after a Palestinian man opened fire at a bus and stabbed someone near an outdoor market in the central Israeli city of Petah Tikva on Thursday evening, officials said.

Police officers quickly arrested the West Bank man, who was still in possession of the gun used in the attack, a police spokesperson said.

The suspected terrorist is 19 years old, a resident of the northern West Bank, according to police.

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