Four people have been injured in a stabbing attack in the German city of Hanau on Tuesday evening, the prosecutor's office confirmed on Wednesday, adding that two Syrian nationals were arrested in connection to the incident.
«We assume there was a confrontation between two groups whose members injured each other,» said Dominik Mies, spokesperson for the public prosecutor's office in Hanau... Еще, adding that the attackers were armed with «knives and striking tools.»
The official went on to stress that there is no evidence that the incident has a terror background or somehow connected to the Hanau shooting in February 2020 which left at least 10 people dead and five injured.
«We don't have any evidence that the incident has any political, terror or xenophobic motives,» Mies continued.
As a result of the incident, four people were taken to a hospital in Hanau and none of those injured is in a life-threatening condition.