'Several wounded' in shooting at Munich rail station

A policewoman was 'seriously wounded', according to officials

'Several wounded' in shooting at Munich rail station

An ambulance arrives near a subway station in Munich, Germany. Picture by: Sven Hoppe/AP/Press Association Images

Police in Munich say several people have been wounded following a shooting incident at a rail station.

The shooting happened at the suburban Unterföhring S-Bahn station.

A female police officer has been seriously injured.

One person has been arrested in connection with the incident.

In comments quoted by The Local, a police spokesperson said: "The sole male perpetrator was motivated by personal reasons.

"There is no political or religious background here."