Two killed in knife attack on German train: Authorities

BERLIN: Two people today had been killed and quite a few other folks hurt in a knife attack on Wednesday (Jan 25) on a regional practice travelling amongst Kiel and Hamburg in northern Germany, authorities claimed.

The inside ministry of the condition of Schleswig-Holstein, on the Danish border, claimed the suspect was arrested at a prepare stop in the village of Brokstedt.

Before, the Bild newspaper experienced explained 5 folks ended up hurt in the attack. The variety of wounded could not straight away be verified.

Law enforcement had been investigating at the prepare station in Brokstedt, the German railway Deutsche Bahn said on Twitter, incorporating some providers amongst the two towns experienced been cancelled.

“Federal and point out law enforcement are working carefully with each other on investigating this situation,” condition inside minister Sabine Suettelin-Waack reported in a statement.