A religious Jew injured after a knife attack in Strasbourg. – Screenshot – Google Maps

a religious Jew was a victim of an attack knife to Friday, late morning in Strasbourg. As information began to spread on social networks, it could then be confirmed by the Journal du Dimanche

The victim was injured. – His days are not in danger – by a man who shouted “Allahu Akbar” at the time of the attack (information that does not confirm the police) with a knife a priori of poor quality in the plexus <. / p>

the Strasbourg Rabbi Mendel Samama reassuring about the health status of the victim.

the perpetrator has been arrested by the police. According to preliminary information from the Journal du Dimanche , the attacker has a psychiatric history.

According to a witness contacted by 20 Minutes , residing in the neighborhood the arrest of a man “younger than the victim, thirty or forty years, certainly not a teenager or an old man” was made Finkmatt street at the corner of Avenue the Vosges and Clemenceau boulevard.

the victim was wearing distinctive religious signs when it was attacked, said AFP. The investigation was entrusted to the investigators of the judicial police. The prosecutor in Strasbourg has only confirmed the arrest of a man, without more details