Police in Slovakia’s Vrutky city have killed a person who attacked workers at a faculty in an assault that left one grownup useless.
Thursday’s violence additionally left 5 individuals, together with two kids, injured, a spokeswoman for the nation’s rescue companies mentioned. The varsity’s deputy director was killed, authorities mentioned.
Slovak media reported that the attacker stabbed victims and was then shot by police as he ran away from the varsity within the city of Vrutky, 220km (137 miles) northeast of the capital Bratislava.
In line with the Related Press information company, the attacker was recognized as a 22-year-old man from the close by city of Martin.
“He broke the glass door to get in, the workers tried to cease him and he used a knife he had introduced with him,” Slovak police chief Milan Lucansky mentioned on his official Fb web page.
“He dealt a deadly harm to a deputy principal and injured the caretaker, then he obtained contained in the constructing the place he brought about a severe harm to a feminine instructor after which injured two youngsters with a number of stab wounds,” he mentioned.
“He then tried to flee with the caretaker working after him. A policeman chased him, however he tried to defend himself with the knife so that they used their weapons and killed him.”
Police had no speedy remark in regards to the motives of the attacker.
Prime Minister Igor Matovic conveyed his “honest condolences” to the household of the sufferer.
The inside minister was flying to the scene, Matovic advised journalists on the sidelines of a gathering of central European leaders within the neighbouring Czech Republic.
Slovak major faculties started reopening on June 1 below an easing of coronavirus lockdown measures.
The United College serves kids from major age as much as highschool.