Israeli media sources announced that a Palestinian youth stabbed four Israelis on Thursday morning before he was shot dead by Israeli officer in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv. According to the sources, the attacker was identified as Tha’er Abu Ghazalah, 19, from the town of Kufer A’kab, north of Jerusalem.

According to the Israeli security, Tha’er stabbed a female soldier, critically wounding her in Menachem Begin St.

He then allegedly took her weapon and proceeded towards a nearby shopping center, then stabbed another three Israelis before he was shot dead by Israeli police officers.