Update (5:54 PM): The death toll remains at two, and police have still not released a motive. The suspect is in custody.
Update (12:16 PM): Two people have died in the attack. A suspect and motive have not been released.
Update (10:48 AM): Police are on a manhunt for more suspects.
The Latest: Police in Finland say they are looking for more potential suspects in stabbing of several people. https://t.co/bz7FXlmoZq— The Associated Press (@AP) August 18, 2017
Update (10:37 AM): The suspect has been shot in the leg. There are six people injured.
There are very few details available at the moment, including suspect, motive, and number of casualties, but there has reportedly been a mass stabbing attack in the Finnish city of Turku. Turku is located in western Finland. The incident is being treated as a potential terrorist attack.
BREAKING: Finnish media say several people have been wounded in a stabbing in the city of Turku in western Finland.— The Associated Press (@AP) August 18, 2017
People are being told to avoid the downtown area as the situation unfolds.
A suspect has been shot by police. His condition is unknown.
This post will continued to be updated as information is available.