German media reported tonight (Friday) that three people were killed and six others were injured by stab wounds in the city of Würzburg. It was further reported that the police shot the suspect in the act in the leg and arrested him.
Police said a number of people were killed and injured, adding that the perpetrator was shot, but did not provide further details. At this stage it is not known what the background to the incident is. Videos posted on social media show a young man armed with a knife being chased away by other people until police arrived at the scene.