BEIJING (Sputnik) – A 50-year-old guard staged on Thursday a stabbing attack on employees and students of a school in China’s south Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, leaving some 40 people injured, local authorities said.
According to a statement of the government of the Cangwu County, the attack took place at about 8:30 a.m. local time (00:30 GMT) at a primary school.
Three people remain in critical condition, including the school director.
Police managed to detain the attacker. His motives remain unknown.