Several people have been injured in Frankfurt, Germany, after a knife attack on Tuesday morning January 26th.

The incident took place near Frankfurt train station district at about 9 am local time before police overpowered and arrested the attacker.

Three people were seriously injured in the attack, local newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine reported, though police added no injuries were life-threatening.

Knife attack at Frankfurt train station in Germany leaves multiple people injured (Photos)

Witnesses told the newspaper that the man seemed to be under the influence of drugs and appeared to chose his victims at random.

Police are looking at possible links between the attacker and victims along with any political motivation.

Knife attack at Frankfurt train station in Germany leaves multiple people injured (Photos)

A police statement posted on Twitter said: ‘Frankfurt train district: One person was reported who is alleged to have injured several other people. They were arrested.

‘The exact circumstances of the crime are currently the subject of the investigation. There is no longer any danger. More information will follow.’
Knife attack at Frankfurt train station in Germany leaves multiple people injured (Photos)