Germany Train Attack: Germany’s German daily Bild quoted a federal police spokesman as saying that a knife attack took place on a regional train in the northern German part of the country. Two people were killed and five were injured in this attack. This attack was done on Wednesday (January 25) at 3 pm local time. The train station in Brockstad was closed for several hours following the attack.
Local police officer Juergen Henningsen said the attackers had been caught. However, the police did not give any information about the identity of the suspect and said that his possible motive is being investigated. The Federal Police said that the knife attack was carried out when the train was going from Hamburg to the city of Kiel.
Train station closed for several hours
Suspected attackers have been detained at the railway station in the city of Brockstedt, Germany. The train station in Brockstad was closed for several hours following the attack. However, it is not yet known how serious the condition of the injured is.
Regional Interior Minister Sutterlin-Walk said she was shocked to hear the news of the attack. I feel sorry for those who lost their lives in this attack and I express my condolences at this time. He said that the federal and state police are working together and trying to find out what was the specific reason behind the attack.
attacks in recent years
There have been several knife attacks in Germany in recent years. These attacks have been carried out by some extremists and people suffering from other serious psychological problems. A Syrian jihadist has been given a life sentence for stabbing a German man to death and seriously injuring his companion in a homophobic attack in the eastern city of Dresden in May 2021.