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German train station sealed off amid axe attack reports

German train station sealed off amid axe attack reports”

Police were still looking for other possible suspects, a spokesman for the German federal police said.

Attackers wielding axes injured five people at the main train station in the west German city of Duesseldorf late Thursday, local police told AFP. However so far police have not given any indication as to the motivation or identities of those involved.

Those injured were not in a life-threatening condition, the police spokesman said.

The police spokesperson could not confirm whether any suspects were arrested or how serious the injuries were.

Reports are stating cops have arrested two people in connection with the incident.

"Train is not stopping in #Dusseldorf #police closed the station".

The country in on high terror alert following several recent attacks.

A passenger on a Dusseldorf bound train, Bruno Macedo, tweeted: "Breaking: Man with axe chased by police in Dusseldorf".



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