|Published : 18 Sep 2016, 13:05:06 | Updated : 18 Sep 2016, 13:48:00|
Minnesota mall stabbing sends eight to hospital, suspect shot dead
At least eight people have been wounded in a stabbing attack at a shopping mall in the US state of Minnesota, with the suspected attacker being shot dead by police, officials say.
The attack happened in St Cloud, 70 miles (110km) north-west of Minneapolis on Saturday evening. The motive is unclear.
There also were reports of some shots fired during the attack.
The suspected attacker reportedly made references to Allah before he was killed.
Hospital officials say none of the injuries were life-threatening, according to agencies.