8 injured in Minnesota mall stabbing, suspect shot dead


United State, Sep 18, 2016: Eight people have been injured in a stabbing attack at a Minnesota shopping mall in the US state on Saturday night, with the suspected attacker being shot dead by police, authorities said.

According to Police, It happened just after 8 p.m. There were eight victims with stab wounds, police said. Seven were treated and released and one remains in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The attack happened in St Cloud, 70 miles (110km) north-west of Minneapolis. The motive is unclear.

The suspected attacker reportedly made references to Allah before he was killed.

Hospital officials say none of the injuries were life-threatening.

Wefornews Bureau

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