Stabbings at Target: 3 People Wounded

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PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania — A man is in custody after stabbing multiple people in and around a Pittsburgh area Target.

It happened Monday evening.

Police said the man used a kitchen knife to stab multiple people on the second floor of the store.

Police told Pittsburgh TV station KDKA that the man grabbed a 16-year-old girl away from her family at the checkout and stabbed her in the back and arm.

Several people inside the store tackled the man and held him until police arrived.

All of the victims are expected to be okay.

Target released a statement Monday: “The safety and security of our guests and team members is a top priority for Target and we are partnering closely with local law enforcement.”

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