Jerusalem Man Stabs 10-year-old Daughter With Scissors

Girl in moderate to serious condition with multiple stab wounds.

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Israel Police at a crime scene (illustrative photo).
Israel Police at a crime scene (illustrative photo).Credit: Shiran Granot

An Israeli man stabbed his 10-year-old daughter multiple times with scissors on Sunday at their home in Jerusalem's Neve Yaakov neighborhood, police said. 

The man, in his 40s, has been arrested, the weapon seized, and his daughter was taken to Shaarei Tzedek Hospital in moderate to serious condition. 

Police said that according to the father's partner, there had been no argument between the father and the daughter before the stabbing.