Several people were killed and others injured in an assault in Würzburg, Germany, local police said on Twitter, and according to media reports it was a knife attack. The attacker was arrested, said the police ensuring that there is no danger to the population. She gave no details on the aggressor’s motives.
According to the daily Bild, which does not quote its sources, at least three people were killed and six injured in a knife attack by a man who attacked passers-by in the Bavarian town. He was then subdued by a shot in the legs of the police, according to the same source.
Police tweeted that there was no clue about another possible assailant. A large police deployment is underway in the city center.