Published: September 1, 2019  Updated: September 1, 2019 at 7:30 am EST

An asylum seeker from Afghanistan was arrested after nine people were injured and one killed in Lyon, France. The suspect began their attack at a Subway station.

According to Police the suspect was a thirty-three year old Afghan citizen who had applied for asylum in France and was due for a response.

French authorities have made no comment regarding the assault; however, they did say that the assault was not terrorism related.

Last year, France experienced a a series of knife attacks. Also, authorities claimed that the attacks were not terrorism related, although ISIS claimed responsibility.

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