Palestinian injures Israeli man with axe

An Israeli man was injured when a Palestinian man attacked him with an axe.

The Israeli was hit in the chest and taken to a Jerusalem hospital, according to reports.

The attack occurred near a Palestinian village in the West Bank. The victim, reportedly from a nearby settlement, was documenting Palestinian building violations in the village, according to The Jerusalem Post.

Onlookers held the attacker until security forces arrived, the newspaper reported.