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AustraliaFive feared dead in Darwin shooting

15:07  04 june  2019
15:07  04 june  2019 Source:   9news.com.au

Darwin mass shooting: What we know so far

Darwin mass shooting: What we know so far At least four people have been killed, according to police.

Four dead , 1 hurt in Darwin mass shooting : Five feared dead in Darwin shooting A witness claims they saw a man 'walk through the hote Four men are dead , a woman has been wounded and the alleged gunman responsible is in hospital after a bloody rampage in five different locations in Darwin .

Police have confirmed four people have been killed in Darwin by a man “well known" by police and on parole, who opened fire at a motel.

Up to five people are feared dead after a mass shooting in Darwin.

An alleged gunman has been arrested after the shooting unfolded in the northern suburb of Woolner about 5.50pm.

Police have confirmed there are four casualties, multiple injuries and multiple crime scenes. A woman is believed to have been shot in the legs.

Two people are in Royal Darwin Hospital in stable condition.

Police do not believe the incident was terror related.

Four dead, 1 hurt in Darwin mass shooting

Four dead, 1 hurt in Darwin mass shooting Four people are dead after a gunman opened fire in Darwin's CBD; with the shooter in custody, police are focusing on the chain of events and the man's motive.

Four dead , 1 hurt in Darwin mass shooting : Five feared dead in Darwin shooting A witness claims they saw a man 'walk through the hote On 4 June 2019, a mass shooting occurred in Darwin , Northern Territory, Australia. The Northern Territory Police confirmed that four people were killed in

A gunman killed four men and injured a woman after opening fire in five different locations in the northern Australian city of Darwin on Tuesday. In a post on Twitter, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison ruled out a terror-related motive for the shootings and expressed his condolences to the

Witnesses said a man entered the Palms Motel in McMinn Street holding a pump action shotgun and started firing inside.

Five feared dead in Darwin shooting© Nine Police attend the incident in which at least four people died. Five feared dead in Darwin shooting© Nine

He then fled the scene and remained at large for about an hour.

The suspect, aged 45, was arrested by police near Daley Street in the Darwin CBD shortly before 7pm.

There is a second crime scene on Gardens Hill Crescent outside the city centre.

There is also possibly a third crime scene at the Buff Club on the Stuart Highway.

Five feared dead in Darwin shooting© AAP Police at one of the crime scenes in Darwin.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison called the shooting "terrible news".

“Terrible, terrible news in Darwin. This is a terrible act of violence that has already, I’m advised, taken the lives of four people. Number of others who are casualties – details of that still not yet confirmed.

Suspected Darwin shooter identified as Ben Hoffmann

Suspected Darwin shooter identified as Ben Hoffmann A man who allegedly killed four men after he opened fire in Darwin has been identified as 45-year-old man Ben Hoffmann, who was released on parole in January.

Darwin mass shooting : What we know so far: Five feared dead in Darwin shooting A witness claims they saw a man 'walk through the hote A witness said the gunman went from "room to room, shooting every room" in the Palms Motel, on McMinn Street in central Darwin .

On 4 June 2019, a mass shooting occurred in Darwin , Northern Territory, Australia. The Northern Territory Police confirmed that four people were killed in the incident and another one was injured.

"This is a matter that will be directly managed by the NT government. I just want to extend my deep condolences and sympathies to all the people of the territory, particularly in Darwin, this is a very tight community and I know they will be rocked by these events.

Five feared dead in Darwin shooting© Provided by Nine Digital Pty Ltd In London, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has responded to the ‘terrible, terrible news’ of the fatal shooting in Darwin.

"Our advice is that this is not a terrorist attack, nothing to suggest that’s the case whatsoever. The true motivations of this criminal and violent act will become better known.

" I think it’s important that everyone in Darwin, everyone in the Territory, understands that the thoughts of Australians wherever they are, whether as far away as I am today or closer to home, they will be thinking very much of their fellow Australians in the Territory.”

Facebook user John Rose said he witnessed a man "shoot up the Palms Hotel".

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A gunman shot dead four people and injured another at five different locations in the northern Australian city of Darwin , officials said. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the shooting was not terror-related. Mass shootings in Australia have been a rare occurrence since the country overhauled

Police say alleged gunman, a 45-year-old, was ‘well known’ to them.

"He was wearing high-vis, we found one person in the rooms that he shot up. Scary," Mr Rose posted.

Five feared dead in Darwin shooting© AAP Police blocked off roads around the crime scene as the shooting unfolded.

"We witnessed the man walk through the hotel shooting 10 times and then get into his truck and drive away," he wrote in another comment.

Police earlier said the suspect was described as wearing a high-vis shirt and driving a while dual-cab ute.

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