BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian prosecutors are considering terror charges for a 20-year-old man who allegedly injured 10 people with a knife and car, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Directorate for the Investigation of Organized Crime and Terrorism spokeswoman Mihaela Porime told The Associated Press that prosecutors are investigating Marius Parfenie for alleged acts of terrorism.
Parfenie previously was under investigation for attempted murder.
He is accused of stabbing another man and then driving a car into people on a road and at a shopping mall on Sunday. Parfenie was stopped after he allegedly rammed the doors of the mall in the city of Braila.