Four injured in stabbing attack in western Germany

Four people were injured in a stabbing attack in the western German town of Oberhausen on Thursday, local media reported.

The stabbing occurred in the evening and the suspected attacker, who was also injured, had been arrested.

The four injured victims and the suspected attacker had been sent to hospital for treatment.

Local police said that the motive behind the incident was unknown, but it might be due to a family dispute.