Two people have been killed and multiple victims are injured after man ‘screaming Allahu Akbar’ goes on knife rampage in Finland before being shot and arrested
One person is feared dead after a man armed with a knife stabbed several people in Finland before being shot by armed police.
Eyewitness reported hearing one or more gunshots and seeing at least one person lying dead on the ground.
In a video purporting to show the aftermath of the attack, a scream of ‘Allahu Akbar’ – Arabic for ‘God is the greatest’ – can be heard as people run in the street.
The Tabloid Ilta-Sanomat said six people are injured, one man and five women, and that a woman with a pram was attacked by a man with a large knife.
Police shot a man in the leg before arresting him, according to reports.
More… THE centre of a Finnish city is on lockdown after six people, including a woman pushing a baby in a pram, were stabbed with a large knife.
Armed police scrambled to Turku as reports of a knife-wielding group rampaged through the city.