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San Francisco airport stabbing: three injured when gunman stabbed passengers

San Francisco airport stabbing: three injured when gunman stabbed passengers

Three people have been injured after a man attacked passengers with a “sharp weapon” at San Francisco airport.

He allegedly drove to the airport and entered the international terminal before drawing the gun and stabbing travelers.

Three men suffered cuts and scrapes after the attack on San Francisco International Airport on Friday evening local time, police said.

They were treated for minor injuries and were able to continue their journey, officials said.

A man has been arrested in connection with the attack. Police have not yet released any details about his identity or motives.

The airport’s duty manager, Russell Mackey, told local media it is still unclear whether the attacker was a passenger himself.

He said the travelers were in the pre-security area of ​​the international terminal when they were hit with a weapon.

“They were treated for minor abrasions and released,” Mr Mackey told the… San Francisco Chronicle

Police said the attacker “walked around the departure terminal and drew a sharp weapon” before launching an attack on nearby passengers.

A KTVU-TV reporter covering the Golden State Warriors’ return to the airport said a large knife had been removed from the scene.

The attack is said to have taken place around 6 p.m. local time on Friday (1am on Saturday GMT).

Other details were not immediately available.

Additional Reporting by Associated Press

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