25-year-old Yehuda Dimentman was murdered on Thursday by a a Muslim Arab terrorist in the Shomron. Two other people were wounded in the attack.
The attack on Thursday is part of a growing terror wave that has now seen multiple people injured and two people killed. Dimentman was a father of one child.
IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi visited the scene of the attack and said, “The IDF and security forces are continuing the hunt for the terrorists who were involved in the attack. Alongside the intelligence efforts, we have increased the forces of fighters, and we will continue to act and to expand the operational activity as much as we need to.”
Dimentman, 25, lived in Shavei Shomron and was a student at the Homesh yeshiva. He is survived by his wife and one-year-old child.