11 young children attacked by knife-wielding man in Chinese kindergarten

11 young children attacked by knife wielding man in China

11 young children were attacked

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

A knife-wielding man has attacked 11 young children in China, according to local police.

The attacker climbed over the wall of the children's kindergarten before beginning his attack. However no child sustained life-threatening injuries, officers say.

State media says the 41-year-old suspect has been caught, but his motive for the attack is not yet known. 

The incident happened in the south-western city of Pingxiang in the province of Guangxi.

More on this story as it develops.