Xinjiang Man Stabs Six Passers-by and Kills Himself
The BBC reports on a violent incident in Kashgar, Xinjiang on Tuesday:
A young man has stabbed six people and killed himself in Xinjiang, western China, state media has reported.
One of the six, a student, is in critical condition, but all survived.
Police surrounded the man, who state media said resisted arrest and then slashed his own throat three times to kill himself.
[…] Xinhua state news agency described the man as in his 20s and armed with a knife and scissors.
It said police confirmed that the man was dead and found a driving license and five bottles suspected of containing marijuana.