A man who randomly stabbed five people Saturday at a suburban Baltimore shopping center was fatally shot by authorities, a police spokeswoman said.
The victims in the afternoon attack at Hunt Valley Towne Center in Cockeysville, Maryland, survived with non-life-threatening injuries, said Baltimore County Officer Jennifer Peach.
Peach said the man attacked five people, four outside a liquor store, with a knife that had a 3 inch blade, NBC News reports.
"He was armed with a knife and our officers were forced to discharge their weapons," Peach said.
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Peach later clarified that it wasn't immediately clear if more than one officer opened fire, and the confrontation was still under investigation.