Investigators are still trying to determine a motive for the assault.
A rant was posted on Artan’s Facebook page prior to the attack, NBC News reported.
“America! Stop interfering with other countries, especially Muslim Ummah. We are not weak. We are not weak, remember that,” the post said.
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‘Somali refugee student’ mowed down classmates with his car and slashed them with a butcher’s knife at Ohio State University before he was shot dead by cops in horror morning rampage
“Run Hide Fight,” the school tweeted at 9:56 a.m.
Campus police tweeted the same alert, and wrote in another tweet, “Continue to shelter in place. Avoid area of College.”
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Evening Standard: Gunman feared on loose
Daily Mail: Gunman on the loose on Ohio State University campus shoots at least nine people and hacks one victim in the leg with a machete