Palestinian media sources reported early on Tuesday, that Israeli troops shot and wounded a Palestinian young man on Monday night, in the southern occupied West Bank.

Sources said that the soldiers set up an ambush for the young man, before they chased and opened fire on him in the Taqou’ town, southeast of Bethlehem city.

The wounded Palestinian was not identified but the sources confirmed he was abducted immediately after he was shot by Israeli forces.

No further details were available at the time of reporting, the status of the injured Palestinian is unknown at this time.