Knife attack on a train to Hamburg: A man, later stopped by the police, attacks the passengers
Posted on: 2023-01-25 17:55
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The fear of terrorism is back Germany. Two people were killed in one White weapon attack happened on board a Rail Regional traffic from Kiel to Hamburg. The alleged killer, a man of Syrian origin, was stopped by the police.
Knife attack on the train
The episode happened this afternoon, January 25, on board a regional train that was used for Hamburgin north Germany.
According to a first reconstruction of the German police, it is a man armed with a knife has attacked the passengers around 3pm before the train arrived at the station Brokstedtabout 60 kilometers north of Hamburg in Schleswig-Holstein.
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Record of the attack
The still temporary toll of the attack is two dead and five were injured. The dpa agency announced this, citing Schleswig-Holstein’s Interior Minister Sabine Sütterlin-Waack.
The police intervened on site and cordoned off the area, as did the ambulances and the medical staff to rescue the people.
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Stopped the attacker
The police have arrested The alleged perpetrator of the attack would be a man of Syrian origin, whose identity has not yet been released. unknown at the moment the reasons for the attack.
inconvenience to rail transport: The police blocked Brokstedt station, as a result several local and long-distance trains between Hamburg, Kiel and Neumünster were canceled.
Photo source: ANSA