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Five injured in attack in Swiss town
July 25,2017   By:Xinhua

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July 25, 2017 -- The screenshot of the northern Swiss town of Schaffhausen captured on Google map.

July 25, 2017 -- At least five people were injured, two seriously, in an attack which occurred Monday morning in the northern Swiss town of Schaffhausen, local police said.

Local police told a press briefing that the suspect was still at large. Witnesses said the Old Town of Schaffhausen was sealed off to allow police to continue their search.

The owner of a shop in the area told local media that the attack was by a man with a chainsaw, but local police did not comment on this detail.

Schaffhausen is a Swiss town on the upper Rhine River near the German border.

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