In a gruesome attack, a man was arrested after attacking students at a primary school in Beijing on Tuesday.
Local media reports suggest that as many as twenty children were wounded and were taken to hospital.
The attack came about in the Xicheng district of the country.
It was also said that as many as three of them suffered heavy injuries.
Police declined to comment by telephone when asked about the attack.
Violent crime is rare in China but there has been a series of knife and axe attacks in recent years, many targeting children.