The officer who police identified as Lt. Jeff Neville was taken to the hospital. Michigan State Police said the officer is in critical condition.
A Canadian born suspect yelled “Allahu Akbar” as he stabbed the officer multiple times which prompted the the FBI to investigate the incident as a ‘possible act of terrorism.’
NBC News: The Canadian born suspect shouted “Allahu Akbar” before stabbing the officer multiple law enforcement sources say. W/ @anblanx https://t.co/TYSZIgmFQE
— Tom Winter (@Tom_Winter) June 21, 2017
“Right now we are still awaiting more information about the situation at Bishop Airport this morning,” Flint Mayor Karen Weaver said. “My thoughts and prayers are with all of our law enforcement officers who work to service and protect us each and every day. I want the public to know that several agencies are involved and working to ensure the situation is under control. However, at this time we are taking extra precautions just to be safe.”
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