A number of Wounded In Knife Assault At Paris Practice Station

Several Wounded In Knife Attack At Paris Train Station

The assault brought on lengthy delays for the morning trains on the station. (File)

Paris, France:

A number of folks had been frivolously wounded on Wednesday by a person wielding a knife on the busy Gare du Nord station in Paris, French authorities stated.

The person was arrested by police on the station, which serves as a hub for trains to London and northern Europe, after they opened hearth and wounded him, stated a police supply, who requested to not be named.

“A person injured a number of folks this morning on the Gare du Nord,” Inside Minister Gerald Darmanin wrote on Twitter.

“He was rapidly neutralised. Thanks to the police for his or her efficient and brave response.”

The incident has cased main delays to trains on the station within the early morning rush, based on the reside departure board of operator SNCF.

The attacker’s motive was not instantly clear. France stays on a state of heightened safety alert after a spate of lethal assaults by Islamist radicals since 2015.

(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is printed from a syndicated feed.)

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