Developing Story: Police in China apprehend suspect in knife attack that killed 6 and injured 14

Police caught a suspect in a knife attack that killed six people and injured 14 on Saturday in the eastern Chinese city of Anqing, local authorities said on Sunday.a group of people standing on top of a cutting board with a cake: Volunteers arrange flowers at the site of a stabbing in Anqing, in China's eastern Anhui province, on June 6, 2021.Volunteers arrange flowers at the site of a stabbing in Anqing, in China’s eastern Anhui province.

The suspect in the attack, which took place on a pedestrian shopping street, is an unemployed 25-year-old man who was “venting anger over things not going well in the family, and pessimism,” the Communist Party in Anqing said in a statement on the social media site Weibo.

Of the 14 people injured, one remained in severe condition and the rest were stable, the statement said.

More updates to come….

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