Police have named the man accused of stabbing two people inside the Mall of America. Officials identified him as Mahad Abdiaziz Abdirahaman, 20, according to a local CBS report.
Witness: Several Victims After Stabbing Inside Mall of America
Breaking News, November 12, 2017 (thanks to Mark):
MINNESOTA — Witnesses say several people were stabbed inside the Mall of America Sunday night.
According to the Star Tribune, the attack occurred in the men’s department at Macy’s on the first level. ‘One person was stabbed in the back; another was stabbed multiple times. The suspect also was wounded. The reports said two people have been taken to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.’
Police said a suspect was in custody and the stabbing was the result of a thief trying to steal a customer’s property from a dressing room—and was confronted by customer. The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Mahad Abdiaziz Abdirahaman, of Minneapolis.