A man in his early 40s, shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ before launching an attack on members of the public on Avenue Frederic-Estebe in Toulouse, France.
Officers were quickly alerted to the situation by passersby and it took three officers to bring the situation under control.
The attacker was not carrying any weapons but two victims were taken to hospital with minor injuries. Five others were injured in the attack.
According to local reports, the man is well-known to authorities and is believed to have stayed in a psychiatric hospital earlier this year. Read more here.