Armed Man Storms Chinese Kindergarten, Stabs 11 Young Children. Photos

A man armed with a knife went on the rampage on Wednesday at a Chinese kindergarten stabbing 11 young children. According to reports, the man climbed over the wall of the kindergarten in Pingxiang, southern China’s Guangxi autonomous region. Their conditions are not thought to be life threatening.
The suspect entered the building at 3.30pm local time. All of the wounded children have been sent to hospital. However their conditions are not thought to be life threatening. China Central Television said that the suspect had been detained by police and the incident was being investigated. A statement from the police department said: ‘On January 4, 15.30, we received a report that the suspect climbed over the wall of Xiaocongzi kindergarten to stab students.

‘Police immediately arrived at the scene to investigate the incident and interrogate the suspect. The suspect has been detained and police are still investigating his motive.

‘Suspect Jia Pengan was born in 1975. He also resides in Pingxiang City.’ According to a witness, the suspect is thought to have children at the kindergarten with his wife also working at the school as a teacher.