Unbelievably, the Prosecutor’s Office said that (Islamic) “terrorism is NOT suspected as a motive.” This was contradicted by other witnesses reporting the suspect shouted “Allahu Akbar” before committing the attacks.
EuroWeeklyNews As confirmed by the Brussels Public Prosecutor’s Office this evening, Monday, January 30, a 30-year-old man is in police custody after stabbing three people. The incident occurred in the Schuman metro station in the Belgian capital of Brussels.
According to euronews.com, the emergency services received a request for two ambulances to be deployed at 17:48 local time. Police officers descended on the location and the suspect was subsequently detained.
One of those attacked is said to be in critical condition, with two others injured. The knife attack took place in the station located right underneath the European Commission headquarters in the city.
#Breaking: Confirmed by multiple eye witnesses who where at the time in the Schuman metro station in #Brussels, #Belgium, they said that the suspect shouted “Allahu Akbar” before he performed the stabbing attack, injuring 4 people whom one of them in critical condition. pic.twitter.com/ZUBeVKgU5n
— Sotiri Dimpinoudis (@sotiridi) January 30, 2023