Saturday, 17 November, 2018

Dead In Melbourne Stabbing; Accused Slashed Cops Before Being Shot

Car on fire after crashing into Melbourne's Bourke St Mall Bourke Street incident: Man shot by police after stabbing and car fire
Patty Aguilar | 09 November, 2018, 10:03

One person has been killed and two others wounded as a knife-wielding man went on a rampage in a busy street in central Melbourne.

A man has been shot by police after lunging at two uniformed officers with a knife near a burning vehicle in Melbourne's Bourke Street Mall.

Police have since confirmed the man was shot in the chest and is in a critical condition.

Police said they were "not looking for anyone further at this early stage".

Three people are reported to have been injured, with one in a critical condition after being stabbed in the neck.

Victoria's ambulance service said that three injured people were being treated at the scene.

A second person has been taken to hospital with a head injury, however their condition is not yet known.

It's understood a third person has also been taken to hospital.

Victoria Police Superintendent David Clayton said when police arrived at the scene they were confronted by a man brandishing a knife and threatening them.

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'The exact circumstances are yet to be determined at this stage.

The area has been cordoned off and the public are urged to avoid the area.

Police are asking people to avoid the area and said more information would be given when it was available.

Images from the scene show a large white sheet covering a section of the road near what appears to be blood.

"The police officers are OK".

Witness Fiona told 3AW her friends had seen someone with a knife in the area and she'd been told he'd stabbed a security guard.

Melbourne resident Meegan May tweeted: "Chaos in Bourkest as a guy seems to have set his auto on fire then attacking police with a knife".

"Police are aware of an incident in the vicinity of Bourke Street", Victoria Police have said in a statement.

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