At least one, and probably both, of the stabbings in Vienna turn out to be another manifestation of that city’s vibrant diversity.
(CNN)Police said four people were injured Wednesday in two separate knife attacks about 30 minutes apart in central Vienna, Austria.
Three victims were injured in the first attack outside a restaurant near the Nestroyplatz subway station, a police spokesman told CNN. The victims were a couple and their daughter, CNN affiliate ORF reported.
The fourth victim was injured in the second attack at Praterstern, a major city square, the spokesman said. Authorities are investigating whether the incidents are linked, the spokesman said.
An “Afghan male” was arrested in connection with the attack in Praterstern, Vienna police spokesman Patrick Maierhofer told CNN. The suspect stabbed a Chechen national, causing life-threatening injuries, Maierhofer said….