Eight people were injured Saturday at Crossroads Mall in St. Cloud, Minnesota when two Muslims went on a stabbing attack.
One Muslim was shot dead by an off-duty officer.
BREAKING: St. Cloud mall stabbing attack suspect referenced Allah during attack, asked at least 1 victim if they were Muslim before assault
— Steve Tellier KSTP (@stellierkstp) September 18, 2016
One Islamist was shot by an off-duty officer.
St. Cloud, MN, chief: Stabbing suspect referred to Allah during attack, was shot by off-duty officer – StarTribune https://t.co/VP587xhbFP
— Breaking News (@BreakingNews) September 18, 2016
One assailant is dead and another is in custody as St. Cloud Police continue to investigate the stabbing at Crossroads Mall.
An officer, who wishes to remain anonymous due to the ongoing case, says the first suspect was shot dead by a civilian with a conceal and carry permit.
There have been multiple confirmed victims of stab wounds at the St. Cloud Emergency Room.
A press conference has been postponed to midnight. KVSC will keep you updated as more information is released.