ST. PAUL, Minn. -

Minnesota's governor got a call from President Obama this morning about the attack in St. Cloud.

Governor Dayton released a statement saying the president, quote, "asked me to convey his high regard for the work together by federal, state, and local law enforcement officials. He also asked me to convey his deep appreciation for the heroism of the police officer who stopped the attacker."

Dayton also traveled to St. Cloud this morning to offer his support to local officials and he met with Officer Jason Falconer, who killed the attacker.