latest China school knife stabbing: Woman storms kindergarten slashes 14 children, killing two children
At least 14 children are reported injured in the latest China school knife stabbing after a woman named Liu armed with a kitchen knife stormed a kindergarten in China and began slashing and stabbing the juveniles
The suspect attacked the children as young as three as they returned from morning exercises with their teacher about 9.30am on Friday morning.
The knife attack happened at the gate of Xinshiji Kindergarten in Banan District of China’s southwestern city of Chongqing.
The affected children were taken to hospital where many were in a serious condition.
According to reports from Some news outlets in China claimed that two of the youngsters had died while in the hospital.
The 39-year-old woman, identified only by her surname Liu, was arrested at the scene after being restrained by guards and staff at the kindergarten.
Police are currently investigating and no motive has been given for the attack.
The female suspect reportedly told police that she was mistreated by the Chinese government, according to local media.
The suspect, a 39-year-old woman named as Liu, allegedly charged her victims with a knife at about 9.30am local time.
She is said to have randomly slashed and hacked the Yudong Xinshiji Kindergarten pupils, resulting in serious injury.
The children and their teacher were returning to class following exercise outside.