Brussels: Police shot and wounded a woman in a Brussels suburb after she attempted to stab three people, according to reports on local media. Belgian media says that two people have been injured in Brussels after a woman attacked them with a knife on a bus
Police shot and wounded a woman in a Brussels suburb after she attempted to stab three people, according to local media reports. The attack took place on a bus in the municipality of Uccle in the Belgian capital. The injuries sustained by the victims have been described as “non life-threatening.”
Police reportedly warned the attacker, who refused to comply, before shooting her in the arm. According to the national broadcaster RTBF, police sources have revealed that the woman was Asian and had a history of mental illness. Investigators do not currently believe that this was a terrorist incident.
The street has been sealed off, with multiple police patrols present at the scene. The bus route on which the attack took place has been suspended.