BREAKING: Man Randomly Starts Stabbing People In Front Of Police Officer

Two women were stabbed in front of a police officer in a surprise attack by a man at a bus stop in Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh, PA – A woman was fatally stabbed as she sat talking to a Pittsburgh police officer at a bus stop on Thursday.

The stabbing occurred at about 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 8 at a bus stop outside the Burlington Coat Factory on Sixth Avenue, WPXI reported.

Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert said the officer was checking on the woman, who appeared to be sleeping at the bus stop, according to WTAE.

Chief Schubert said a man came around from behind the police officer and stabbed the woman with a knife.

Then police said he turned around and stabbed another woman at the bus stop, WTAE reported.

Chief Schubert said that the officer immediately took the suspect to the ground and arrested him.

Once the suspect was in custody, the chief said that the officer began performing first aid on the wounded women, WTAW reported.

One witness told WPXI that at least one of the victims was wearing a hijab at the time of the attack.

Authorities have not yet confirmed those reports.

The victims were transported to the hospital where one of them died. The other woman was being treated for her injuries.

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Comments (27)
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Trueferblue
Trueferblue

Why mention the unverified report from a witness about a Hajib?

Rdhdkid
Rdhdkid

I take it his firearm was empty? (Yes, that's sarcasm for why the devil didn't he shoot the SOB!)

Effiemyers
Effiemyers

Hmm no gun but a knife!!?? Watchout they are going to be coming for our butcher and steak knives. Oh and hunting knifes.

Rdhdkid
Rdhdkid

He's actively stopping a murder in progress. Even the liberal D-bags would have a hard time calling that murder. Even a private citizen is allowed to intervene in a crime of that nature.

bronx163
bronx163

I guess Pittsburgh will ban all knives soon?

SDLucas
SDLucas

So many questions... How do we know the stabbing was random?
Why aren't the SJW warriors praising this cop for not shooting this guy dead right there?
Why aren't they criticizing him for "brutally" wrestling this poor, obviously, mentally challanged perp to the ground with excessive force and without repeatedly telling him to drop the knife? (who except the mentally challanged would commit felony assault within arms reach of a cop, outside of the Pacific NW?). Why isn't Burgersallday asking if more Federal knife-control laws might have prevented this tragedy?

Trueferblue
Trueferblue

Burger boy. The more you comment, the more your ignorance shows. So, no, you're making MY POINT for ME.