Knife-wielding man kills two children in Chinese Kindergarten attack

Beijing, China: In a horrifying incident, according to the Chinese state media, a man wielding a knife targeted a kindergarten in southern China on Wednesday, killing two children and injuring 16 others.

According to Xinhua, the "knife-stabbing incident" occurred in Beiliu, a city in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Zone.

According to the agency, police have detained a suspect and are investigating the assault.

Knife attacks are common in China, where weapons are strictly prohibited.

In 2018, a man sentenced to death for stabbing nine children to death and injuring another 11 in northern China was sentenced to death.

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