An 18-year-old American man from the Boston area was among those shot and killed by a Palestinian terrorist Thursday in the West Bank, Israeli officials told FoxNews.com.
The Consulate General of Israel to New England said the recent high school graduate from Sharon, Mass., died in the attack on Thursday. FoxNews.com is withholding the man’s name until his family has been officially notified.
The teen, who was spending his gap year in Israel, was reportedly on his way to deliver food to Israeli soldiers when he was gunned down.
The shooting and a separate, earlier knife attack in Tel Aviv Thursday left at least five people dead, and two suspects – both identified as Palestinians — were in custody, according to Israeli media reports.