A police officer was stabbed in the neck at Bishop Airport in Flint, Michigan earlier today. The incident is now being viewed as an act of terrorism by the FBI due to the suspect yelling the words “Allahu Akbar” while attacking the officer.
The suspect is in custody and being questioned, while the officer has been upgraded from critical to stable condition. The officer has been identified as Jeff Neville. The stabbing occurred around 11:00 AM ET.
BREAKING: FBI investigating stabbing of police officer at Flint, Michigan, airport as possible act of terrorism, NBC News has confirmed
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