Admin l Wednesday, January 25, 2023
BROKSTDT – A man attacked passengers with a knife shortly before 3 pm (1400 GMT), before the train arrived at Brokstedt station, police said earlier.
Two people were killed and five injured in a knife attack on a train from Kiel to Hamburg in northern Germany on Wednesday, Schleswig-Holstein’s Interior Minister Sabine Sütterlin-Waack told dpa.
Police officers arrested the suspected attacker shortly afterwards in Brokstedt. The motive was not clear.
The railway station has been condoned off by police.
Brokstedt is a small community about 60 kilometres north of Hamburg in the state of Schleswig-Holstein.