Woman killed in knifing terror attack in London was American from Florida

Woman killed in knifing terror attack in London was American from Florida
Russell Square knife attack scene. (Image: Screen grab of Fox News video)

[Ed. – Looks like the total injured has been corrected back to 5.  Last night, a number of sources had it at 6.  Another of the injured was an American as well.]

The woman stabbed to death in an attack on a street in the British capital was the wife of a Florida State University psychology professor, the university said Thursday in a statement.

Darlene Horton, the wife of Richard Wagner, was killed the day the university’s summer study abroad program ended. …

“There are no words to express our heartache over this terrible tragedy,” Florida State University President John Thrasher said. …

Scotland Yard Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley identified the suspect as a Norwegian national of Somali ancestry. He said police had so far found no evidence of radicalization or anything that would suggest that he was motivated by terrorism.

Five people were injured in the attack — their nationalities are Australian, American, Israeli and British, Rowley said.

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