Today in France, a man pretending to want to make a complaint at a Toulouse police station, suddenly attacked a police woman, stabbing her in the neck.
According to the Jerusalem Post, after entering the police station under false pretenses:
He then launched an attack with a knife on the female officer, injuring her on her neck. The assailant also tried to grab her weapon before he was subdued.
French security forces have been targeted by Islamist militants who have carried out several attacks since January last year.
According to French news sources, not yet available in English as of this writing, the attacker is a 31 year old Algerian man who stabbed a 20 year old police woman who is now in shock.
Two French sources on this story are:
and La Parisien
The articles explain that the attacker was very "mentally ill".