A 32 year old Afghani/AU citizen deliberately drove his SUV into a crowd in Melbourne today left 14 people seriously injured with several, including a young child, reported to be in critical condition.
Police claim the man has mental health and drug issues after they arrested him after a struggle, and that this isn’t a terrorist incident. One police officer was wounded in the arrest.
A second man, in possession of a bag of knives, was also arrested after being seen filming the incident. Police say the two incidents are unrelated.
More to follow…