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BREAKING: Six injured in Jerusalem Pride stabbing

BREAKING: Six injured in Jerusalem Pride stabbing

An attack has taken place during Jerusalem Pride today.

Six people have been stabbed during the parade, according to the Jerusalem Post; the ambulance service confirmed this number, saying two people are in a serious condition.

The incident happened on the corners of Sokolov and Keren Hayesod streets, with the victims evacuated to Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Hadassah University Medical Center in the capital’s Ein Kerem neighborhood.

Pictures shared on social media show people being stretchered away; a blurry picture supposedly showing the attacker brandishing a knife are also circulating.

The attacker, an ultra-orthodox Jewish man according to the newspaper, has been arrested by police.