According to Brazilian police and others, a 25-year-old man with a small sword attacked a kindergarten in Blumenau, Santa Catarina, southern Brazil on the 5th, killing four children. He also said that several children were injured and are being treated at the hospital. The man was taken into custody by police, but his motives have not been released.
Brazil’s President Lula posted on his Twitter account, “My condolences to the families of the victims and the local community. .