Oct. 1 (UPI) — At least one person was killed and 10 more were injured during a stabbing attack at a vocational school in Finland on Tuesday, police said.
Police said the suspect, a Finnish man who was a student at the school, was taken into custody at the scene of a “violent incident” at the Savo Vocational Colege in Kuopio at 12:30 p.m.
Witnesses said the man was armed with a sword, which he used during the attack, and a firearm.
Police did not comment on whether he used the firearm in the attack.
The suspect was one of the people injured and was being treated at Kuopio University Hospital. A police officer was also injured in the attack.