Australian police on Friday said they are now treating a deadly knife attack in Melbourne as an act of terror, adding that the suspect was originally from Somalia and was known to intelligence authorities.
Headline Fatal stabbing in Melbourne ‘linked to terrorism’
A terror suspect is dead after a stabbing rampage in Bourke Street that left one person dead and two injured.
The attacker, who was shot in the chest by police, has also died.
Police say they are treating the attack as a "terrorism incident" and said that the suspect has died in hospital after being shot in the chest by police.
Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism
A knife-wielding attacker killed one person and injured two others in a rush hour stabbing rampage in downtown Melbourne Friday,
Lone wolf attacker, who was known to police, sets car alight and stabs pedestrians in busy Melbourne street.