World Bulletin / News Desk
Citing a Berlin police statement, the media said the knife-wielding man, shot in the legs, was allegedly "causing a disturbance" in the city center.
Speaking to reporters following the incident, Berlin Police spokesman Winfried Wenzel said the suspect was a 53-year-old Austrian citizen.
Wenzel said there were no indications of a terror act.
The police launched an investigation into the incident.