Knifeman stabs at least four people critically injuring one in ‘random’ attacks before being arrested in Norway
- Four people have been stabbed and injured in random attacks in Norway
- Local police report that the knifeman has been arrested
At least three people have been stabbed and injured in random attacks in Numedal in south-east Norway, local police said on Friday.
One of the victims was in critical condition, police added. The knifeman has now been arrested.
Police were called to Fjordvegen in Numedal, Norway, early this morning to reports of an ‘ongoing life-threatening incident’.
File photo of Norwegian police after an incident. Police report that three people have been injured – one seriously – by ‘random’ knife attacks in south east Norway
Two air ambulance helicopters accompanied by ambulances were reported to be at the scene.
Two witnesses told the TV 2 station that the attacks took place near a Joker shop close to a church.
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