A man attacked several people with a knife in Oberhausen on Thursday evening, German authorities said, leaving four injured.
A police spokesman confirmed the attack, telling news agency DPA that the suspect is wounded and has been taken into custody.
The victims were taken to local hospitals for treatment, with one person reportedly in life-threatening condition.
The motive behind the attack was not immediately clear, the spokesman said.
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am/rs (dpa, Reuters)