Tel Aviv: A shooting incident in a bar and restaurant in the Israeli capital Tel Aviv has left at least two people dead and several wounded, Khaleej Times reported on Friday.
Authorities said that the motive for the shooting was not immediately clear. Reports said that police immediately arrived at the crime scene which also reported some kind of explosion.
Israel’s Magen David Adom emergency service said it received reports of a shooting at several places around downtown Tel Aviv. At least one shooting took place on Dizengoff Street, a central thoroughfare which the police urged people to avoid.
Latest reports said that the assailant a Palestinian from the West Bank, was captured morning by Shin Bet Security Services and was shot dead in an exchange of fire in Jaffa early on Friday morning.