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Dutch police launch manhunt after ‘multiple’ people shot, 1 killed in Utrecht tram attack

By | March 18, 2019

One person was killed and “multiple” people were wounded in a shooting on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht, police said Monday. They’re considering a possible “terrorist motive” and have launched a manhunt as they investigate reports of other shootings. The Dutch anti-terror co-ordinator raised the threat alert in Utrecht province to its highest level after someone… Read More »

Search for Turkish man underway after 3 killed, 9 wounded in Utrecht tram shooting

By | March 18, 2019

Dutch police have released the name and photo of a Turkish man sought in connection with Monday morning’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht that has left three people dead and nine wounded. “The police ask you to watch out for 37-year-old Gokman Tanis (born in Turkey) in connection with this morning’s incident,” a police statement said. Police posted a photo… Read More »

Search for Turkish man underway after 3 killed in Utrecht tram shooting

By | March 18, 2019

Dutch police have released the name and photo of a Turkish man sought in connection with Monday morning’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht that has left three people dead and five wounded. “The police ask you to watch out for 37-year-old Gokman Tanis (born in Turkey) in connection with this morning’s incident,” a police statement said. Police posted a photo on… Read More »

1 man arrested after 3 killed in Utrecht tram shooting

By | March 18, 2019

Dutch police have arrested the main suspect in Monday morning’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht that left three people dead and five wounded. Prosecutors say Turkish-born Gokman Tanis, 37, has had previous run-ins with police, but they did not give any information about a possible motive.  Investigators earlier said they’re considering a possible “terrorist motive” and are looking into reports… Read More »

Turkish man arrested after 3 killed in Utrecht tram shooting

By | March 18, 2019

Dutch police have arrested the main suspect in Monday morning’s shooting on a tram in Utrecht that left three people dead and five wounded. Prosecutors say Turkish-born Gokman Tanis, 37, has had previous run-ins with police, but did not give any information about a possible motive.  Investigators earlier said they’re considering a possible “terrorist motive” and are looking into reports of… Read More »

‘Unprecedented, abhorrent’ mosque shootings kill 49 in New Zealand

By | March 14, 2019

LATEST UPDATES ON CHRISTCHURCH ATTACKS: 49 killed in attacks at 2 mosques. Another 48 people injured.  PM calls it ‘one of New Zealand’s darkest days.’ Police confirm finding IEDs attached to a vehicle. Australian with reported manifesto charged with murder. Security threat level in New Zealand raised to second-highest level. Forty-nine people were killed and another 48 injured in shootings at… Read More »

Gunman who killed 49 at New Zealand mosques livestreamed attack on social media

By | March 14, 2019

LATEST UPDATES ON CHRISTCHURCH ATTACKS: 49 killed in attacks at 2 mosques. Another 48 people injured.  PM calls it ‘one of New Zealand’s darkest days.’ Police confirm finding IEDs attached to a vehicle. Australian with reported manifesto charged with murder. Security threat level in New Zealand raised to second-highest level. Forty-nine people were killed and another 48 injured in shootings at… Read More »

‘Questions must be answered’: New Zealand to probe if mosque shooter should have been on radar

By | March 14, 2019

CBC News is carefully considering the use of images and video from this attack, and is only using this material sparingly in the interest of helping our readers understand what happened and why.   LATEST UPDATES ON CHRISTCHURCH ATTACKS: 49 killed, 42 injured in attacks at 2 mosques. 2 in critical condition including a four-year-old child. PM calls it… Read More »

‘Further charges will be laid’ against New Zealand mosque shooter, police say

By | March 14, 2019

CBC News is carefully considering the use of images and video from this attack, and is only using this material sparingly in the interest of helping our readers understand what happened and why.   LATEST UPDATES ON CHRISTCHURCH ATTACKS: 49 killed, 42 injured in attacks at 2 mosques. 2 in critical condition including a five-year-old child. PM calls it… Read More »