The FBI is investigating the attack on the police at the international airport of the city of flint, Michigan, came to the conclusion that this crime was an act of terrorism. The attack was a canadian citizen who attacked a police officer with a knife, shouting «Allahu Akbar!»
About it writes on Wednesday, June 21, the website of TV channel NBC News.
The publication gives the name of the victim: police Lieutenant Jeff Neville, an employee of the police Department Genesee County, Michigan, which was guarding the escalators at the airport Bishop. The offender, armed with a hunting knife, jumped on him and stuck a knife in the neck of the police.
Currently Neville is in hospital, his condition doctors initially estimated as critical. He had surgery, then stabilized.
The attacker was arrested and transferred to intelligence officers for interrogation. His name press publishes.
Earlier in the day, it was reported that in the attack were evacuated international airport Bishop in flint, Michigan, located 75 km North-West from Detroit.