A shocking incident occurred on Wednesday afternoon in northern Germany when a stabbing attack on a train left two people dead and at least six others injured. The authorities are investigating the incident, which occurred on a regional train in the state of Schleswig-Holstein.
Police spokesman Juergen Henningsen, from the nearby city of Flensburg, said two of the stabbed people died after the attack.
According to a state interior ministry spokeswoman, the incident took place on a train traveling between the towns of Niebüll and Klanxbüll in the northern part of the country. The police have arrested the suspect and are questioning him. The authorities did not reveal a possible motive for the attack.
The train service has been suspended, and a large number of police and emergency vehicles have been deployed to the scene. The authorities have urged people to avoid the area and to stay tuned for updates on the situation. This is a tragic and violent event, and the authorities are working to ensure the safety of the public and to bring those responsible to justice.