The number of victims of the attack on schoolchildren in China has risen to nine people

BEIJING, 28 Jun — RIA Novosti. The number of victims of knife attacks on schoolchildren in the County of Miji County Yulin Chinese Shaanxi province has risen to 9, had informed the authorities of the County in the social network Weibo.

Earlier it was reported 7 dead and 12 injured. Two children died in hospital of his wounds.

The attack occurred on Friday at about 18.10 local time (13.10 GMT), when the children went from school home. The young man 1990 year of birth surname, Zhao, which is also studied in this school, armed with a dagger, attacked first encountered him students. He was immediately arrested and on interrogation he stated that he wanted to vent frustration on their classmates who humiliated him during his studies.

Law enforcement authorities continue the investigation, the affected children are in hospital.