Police investigate stabbing at Mall of America

Police investigate stabbing at Mall of America

Police investigate stabbing at Mall of America

He stabbed them both before being brought down and subdued by other shoppers, cops said. Authorities say a suspect was trying to steal belongings from another person in the fitting room, was confronted by the person and then stabbed the person.

Local law enforcement has identified 20-year-old suspect Mahad Abdiaziz Abdirahaman, WCCO-TV reported.

Bloomington police say they have a subject in custody following a stabbing that injured two people Sunday night at the Macy's store at the Mall of America.

After the victim let out a scream, his family rushed to help him while the suspect allegedly stabbed a second person.

Bloomington police say a suspect is in custody in connection with the incident.

Schwieters added her daughter saw two people on the ground. The suspect suffered minor injuries, Potts said.

One Twitter user wrote: "Just lived through the scariest experience of my life".

Among the witnesses to the incident were a crowd of people waiting to visit Santa Claus. "Some other shoppers ran toward the screaming, and someone (who I believe was the victim's brother) yelled '911!' I called the police and hid". He got me!'. I knew something was not right.

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