A Syrian Woman killed and two others injured by a Syrian Refugee

A woman, along with two others, have been killed after they were attacked by a Syrian refugee with a machete near Stuttgart in Germany.

Police have arrested a man supposedly connected with the shooting in the small city of Reutlingen in the south-west of the country. The man attacked the woman in a fast food restaurant at around 4:30pm local time, causing several witnesses to flee in panic.

The unrecognised victim is believed to be a Polish woman who worked at the restaurant and may have been expecting at the time of the attack.