Abdul Artan Attack Case Study

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Ohio State University student was shot by police after running his car into multiple people then getting out and stabbing others with a butcher knife that ended up injuring 11 people. The attack happened Monday as the suspect was identified as 18-year-old Abdul Artan. The attack lasted no more than a minute before a campus police officer put down the attacker. Although Artan was believed to be of Somali descent they are still investigating if it was an act of terrorism. Director of public safety for OSU Monica Bell issued the statement “We’re very fortunate that an O.S.U.P.D. officer was there and took quick action, and we believe that injuries were minimized as a result of that.” Only one victim is stated to be in critical condition as
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