One dead, three injured as ‘Allahu Akbar’ is heard in knife attack at German station

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A young German man has been arrested after one person was killed and three others injured in a knife attack at a railway station near Munich, authorities said.

Police quoted witnesses as saying the assailant made “politically motivated comments” during the stabbings. Some reports said he shouted “Allahu Akbar” – “God is great”.

The 27-year-old suspect, a German who was not resident in Bavaria, attacked several people with a 4in (10cm) knife at Grafing Bahnhof, police said.

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