A nine-year-old girl seriously wounded in the neck Saturday evening in a shooting attack by one or
Magen David Adom paramedics were giving the girl first aid as IDF forces began combing the area. She was then evacuated to Shaarei Tzedek hospital with what was initially described as "a serious injury to her upper body." She was reportedly conscious.
Yoni Hacohen, a paramedic, told Arutz Sheva that she had been hit by a bullet that went clear through her neck..
According to initial reports, the girl had been playing in the yard of her house and may have been hit by sniper fire.
David Tzviel, Spokesman for Psagot, said that the terrorist entered the yard where the girl had been playing. She said he had worn a balaclava.
There were other indications of a possible inflitration by terrorists. These reports led to a lockdown of the residents.