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His motive remains unclear, but local media speculates that he may have been mentally disturbed.
originally posted by: Ohanka
Very premature to call it a terrorist attack imo.
originally posted by: seasonal
a reply to: Perfectenemy
Is he "radicalized"?
Or just a guy that rented a car, got a knife, ran the rented car into pedestrians , ran from the police with the knife and got himself shot for attacking the police?
originally posted by: Perfectenemy
The driver was a 35 year old german male student without immigration background. Eyewitnesses reported that he sped up when he saw the group in front of the bakery. That indicates intent. It seems that he was just another mentally unstable individual.
originally posted by: Shamrock6
Funny. RT is quoting officials as saying the claims about him being mentally disturbed are simply speculation and they have no evidence to suggest that.
So...not terrorism and not a mentally disturbed individual?
ETA - voice of Europe says it was "an attack on women and children."