EIL: Amok attack in Vienna on the national holiday
Large-scale operation of the police in Vienna-Brigittenau: A man randomly attacked guests of a snack bar with a knife and later on passers-by on the street. Witnesses eventually overwhelmed him.
The police immediately initiated a large-scale operation and dispatched numerous emergency services and special units. The incident is said to have occurred in and in front of a snack bar in Klosterneuburger Strasse. The perpetrator is a 35-year-old Austrian citizen. He has meanwhile been arrested. At least four people were injured in the act. More information soon.