Polish man confesses to deadly knife attack

2017-10-22 06:46
A police car is parked of the shopping mall in Poland where the man attacked shoppers. (Rafal Baran, AP)

A police car is parked of the shopping mall in Poland where the man attacked shoppers. (Rafal Baran, AP)

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Warsaw - A prosecutor says a man who stabbed people at a shopping mall in Poland, killing one and injuring nine, has confessed and faces charges of homicide and attempted homicide.

The 27-year-old, wielding two knives, attacked people at a mall on Friday afternoon in the southeastern town of Stalowa Wola. He was detained by shoppers and handed over to the police.

Regional prosecution head Janusz Woznik says the man blamed society for his problems. If convicted, he could face life in prison.

Eight people were hospitalised and two of them are in critical condition.

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