New Delhi: In a bizarre incident a 21-year-old female British backpacker and a 30-year-old British man was stabbed at a backpackers’ hostel in Queensland by a man who allegedly shouted Allahu Akbar. The attack left the 21-year-old dead and the man injured in front of 30 onlookers.
The 21-year-old is identified as Miss Ayliffe-Chung was on her three-month trip working with animals on a farm in Australia. Her friends described her as ‘infectiously happy young girl’.
As per reports, the 29-year-old suspect allegedly kept repeating the phrase “Allahu Akbar”, when arrested by the Queensland police on Tuesday night.
Queensland Police Service Deputy Commissioner Steve Gollschewski said that the investigation is on and they are trying find out the actual cause of the incident. However, the police suspects it to be a case of mental disorder.