BEIJING: At least seven folks ended up killed and a different seven wounded in a knife assault in northeastern China, condition media claimed on Sunday.
The assault in the city of Kaiyuan in Liaoning province was carried out outside the house a sauna and bathhouse. The suspect, identified by the media by his surname Yang, was arrested when the motive for the assault continues to be not known.
Chinese legislation restricts the sale and possession of firearms, and mass attacks are typically carried out with knives or homemade explosives.
Perpetrators of related assaults in the previous have been explained as mentally sick or bearing grudges against society.
In earlier assaults, a school safety guard wielding a knife injured at the very least 39 persons at a kindergarten in the southern region of Guangxi in June this calendar year. The offender was sentenced to dying.
In 2018, a guy killed a person and wounded 12 in a knife attack at a searching mall in Beijing.