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Sen. Schumer: 4 of 8 wounded in shooting in Jerusalem from Brooklyn

NEW YORKA shooting focused a bus close to the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Saturday evening. At least eight folks have been wounded, together with 5 Americans.

CBS2’s Lisa Rozner has discovered some of them are from Brooklyn.

On Sunday, she was outdoors a synagogue in Williamsburg, the place the neighborhood was praying for the recovery of a father and son who have been on the bus.

Video from Israel reveals shattered home windows of the bus, which was full of passengers. The shooting occurred because the bus waited in a parking zone close to the Western Wall, which is taken into account the holiest website the place Jews can pray.

Rozner has discovered a pregnant lady in her 30s who was shot is from Borough Park. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer stated three others who have been shot are from Williamsburg. He spoke about one of them on Sunday.

“His name is Shia Hirsh Glick. He was very brave. He bent down over his family to protect them. He was shot in the neck and they had him on a respirator, but it looks like his condition is improving,” Schumer stated. His son was shot in the arm as he protected his arm, so we’re all hoping and praying for the households that have been shot in Israel.”

The suspect turned himself in to police and the weapon he carried with him was seized.

The assault follows a tense week between Israeli and Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank.

According to reporting by CNN, the suspect will not be recognized for any terror-related offenses, however has a prison document.

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