Police set up a cordon and search area around a suburb of Auckland following reports of multiple stabbings on Jun 23, 2022. (Photo: AP/Michael Craig, New Zealand Herald)

WELLINGTON: A man wounded four people in a stabbing rampage on Thursday (Jun 23) in New Zealand’s biggest city before bystanders brought him to the ground, authorities said.

Police District Commander Naila Hassan said that the suspect in the Auckland attack was in custody.

“This was an extremely fast-moving incident, where our police staff responded quickly, apprehended the offender and prevented further harm to our communities,” Hassan said.

No motive for the attack was immediately apparent.

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