German police: Man attacks people with knife in Frankfurt

A man with a knife attacks and wounds several people in the city of Frankfurt on Tuesday morning before he was detained by authorities.

Frankfurt police say that none of the victims have life-threatening injuries. A police spokeswoman says the investigation is still ongoing and they cannot release any details about the attacker. She also does not know how many people were injured.

Local broadcaster Hessenschau reports that the incident took place near the city’s main train station and that the victims were taken to nearby hospitals.

Officers of the forensics department secure traces of blood on a sidewalk in the city center in Frankfurt, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021 (Frank Rumpenhorst/dpa via AP)
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