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AustraliaSydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate

13:08  13 august  2019
13:08  13 august  2019 Source:   abc.net.au

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Sydney stabbing suspect 's home raided by police. They used a milk crate to pin down his head. Heroic members of the public, including a firefighter and tradies, were filmed holding the suspect down outside the CBD Hotel using chairs and a milk crate to pin A man in a suit and tie tackled the alleged attacker to the ground with a chair , while another grabbed a milk crate and put it

Man arrested after stabbing rampage in Sydney CBD. “Three members of the public who can only be described as highest order heroes , have engaged this 21-year-old man and Multiple people are then seen pinning him down with a milk crate on his head and two chairs holding his body down.

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The Prime Minister and the NSW Police Minister have praised bystanders who put themselves at risk by tackling a man armed with a knife in central Sydney and holding him down until police arrived.

Commissioner Mick Fuller said the men who tackled the man suspected of stabbing two women were "the highest order of heroes".

Armed with nothing more than chairs, a milk crate and crowbar, several men chased the man as he ran up Clarence Street and jumped on the bonnet and roof of a car.

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Sydney stabbing : knife-wielding man arrested after rampage in city centre – video. Three members of the public engaged and restrained the “clearly dangerous” man, using a chair and a milk crate Three members of the public who can only be described as highest - order heroes , have engaged this

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Sydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate© Provided by Australian Broadcasting Corporation Left to right: Alex Roberts, Lee Cuthbert, Luke and Paul O'Shaughnessy chased down a man who went on a stabbing rampage in Sydney CBD. (Supplied: Facebook) Four of those men — Paul O'Shaughnessy, Luke O'Shaughnessy, Lee Cuthbert and Alex Roberts — said they instinctively sprung into action when they saw the commotion below the York Street recruitment office where they work.

Sydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate© ABC News The men used chairs and a milk crate to restrain the man. "[He] jumped on a car wielding a knife with blood on it and we were like, 'Wow, what's going on here'," Paul O'Shaughnessy said.

"So immediately, we just got the troops and said, 'Right, let's go and see if we can help'."

He said they ran down through throngs of terrified bystanders fleeing the scene and "just continued to chase the guy while other people were just going away".

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"Because obviously, he's wielding a knife. I don't know whether it's an instinct thing or what, but we was like, 'Right, we've just got to try and restrain this guy from doing any more'."

The man was allegedly waving a large knife and then jumped back down from the car roof and into the middle of the road, shouting as his pursuers continued to close in.

They eventually knocked him down with a cafe chair, and then used a milk crate to hold his head to the footpath as first firefighters then police arrived to restrain him.

Mr Cuthbert — from Manchester, UK, along with Paul and Luke O'Shaughnessy — said they were shaken after the incident but did not hesitate to defend their "new home".

A 21-year-old woman's body was found at an apartment complex near the scene and another woman, aged 41, was taken to hospital after allegedly being stabbed by the armed man.

'He had blood all over him'

Sydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate© AAP: Dean Lewins Paul O'Shaughnessy speaks to police outside of Hotel CBD. Paul O'Shaughnessy said Luke, whose professional profile states he is a champion Thai boxer, was the "real hero".

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"He pursued him the hardest and managed to get a grip of him with another man," he said.

"We just waited for the cops to come. He had blood all over him."

Sydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate© AAP: Dean Lewins The hotel where a woman was found by NSW Police with stab wounds. Prime Minister Scott Morrison commended "the brave actions of those who were present" and said his "thoughts are with all those who have been impacted by this violent attack".

'This is how Sydneysiders respond'

NSW Police Minister David Elliot said the men had "acted well and truly beyond the call of any citizen".

"Can I also congratulate those firefighters … as having also gone beyond the call of duty," he said.

Channel 7 cameraman Paul Walker, who was stuck in traffic in the area during the incident, told the ABC a group of firefighters sprung into action when the suspect jumped onto the bonnet of a car.

"Suddenly these firies who were in a fire truck a couple of vehicles in front jumped out," he said.

"They had axes in their hand and were yelling at him to stop, put his weapon down and he just ignored them."

Mr Elliot said he would make sure the firefighters got the appropriate accolades and he would "be ensuring everybody knows this is how Sydneysiders respond".

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