Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Merced, United States--4 November 2015

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 5 December 2017

Date: 4 November 2015 (8:00 AM PDT)

Location: Merced, California, United States

Type of event: terrorism


A student stabbed two students, a staff member, and a construction worker at the University of California in Merced; the attacker was shot and killed by campus police.

The attacker, Faisal Mohammad, was carrying a printed ISIS flag and a handwritten manifesto with statements about beheading victims, statements to "praise Allah", and statements about revenge for being rejected from a study group.

Consequences: 1 killed, 4 injured


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