Girl shot by IOF for an alleged stab attempt, Hebron

PNN/ Hebron/

Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) on Sunday afternoon have opened fire, wounded a girl in the head after they claimed she initiated a stab attempt near the container checkpoint, Hebron.

Eyewitnesses said that the girl, still unidentified, was hit by a rubber-coated metal bullet, sustained serious injuries, and then was arrested .

Al-Hurriya network reported from witnesses that some youths at the scene tried to rescue the girl, when soldiers immediately opened fire on them in return. Two were  injured and immediately rushed to hospital for treatment.

No injuries on the Israeli side were reported.