Attacked visitors of a supermarket in Hamburg turned out to be an Islamist

German authorities said that a man, who on 28 July attacked with a knife on visitors of a supermarket in Hamburg, appeared in the lists of the Islamists, but was not considered potentially dangerous. Reported by the Associated Press.

The Minister of internal Affairs of the land of Hamburg Andi Grote stated that the offender was also made on the mental accounting. The motive for the attack, in which one person died and several were injured, remain unknown. Authorities believe the assailant acted alone.

At the moment, 26-year-old man who committed the assault, is in custody.

In early June, Afghan in a refugee camp with a knife attacked a woman with a child. The result is a five-year boy was killed, his mother injured. Arrived on the scene, the guards shot the assailant.