2 more knife attacks in Taipei, a day after grisly toddler decapitation
March 29, 2016 - Uncategorized
Just a day after the shocking murder of a 4-year-old child in Taipei, two more violent knife attacks have occurred in the normally peaceful capital of Taiwan.
A police officer was stabbed in the head on Tuesday while patrolling the Xinbeitou subway station in northern Taipei, said local reports.
The officer was sent to the emergency ward with serious wounds on his head and back, including a 3 cm slash on his head.
Other policemen subdued the assailant, a 28-year-old man surnamed Zhan, who is currently held in custody. In his testimony given at the station later, the man said he hated the police, but did not offer additional motives for the attack. Read more…