The woman shouts in Arabic.
In the British town of Barnsley police are trying to neutralize the woman with a knife, trying to attack passers-by, said on Saturday 8 September.
The publication, citing witnesses, writes that a woman with “a big knife” runs through the streets, “shouting in Arabic” and tries to attack the encountered people. Some witness reported another woman and a man, “with knives machete.”
In turn, South Yorkshire police via Twitter reported a “serious incident”: “In Barnsley this morning reinforced the police presence due to a serious accident. People are asked to be vigilant and to report any problems on 101 (the police)”.
On the page of a local radio station on Twitter said: “Be careful if you’re heading to the centre of Barnsley for a woman with a knife, the buyers seek refuge inside the shops, they are closed, the site is the police.”
Police later announced that, in connection with the incident were detained one person. Whether we are talking about the same woman with a knife, not specified. The statement also says about one affected the “minor injuries”.