As a truck blazes in the background, a man flails a knife at police officers, who backpedal desperately. Bystanders jump into the fray, one wielding a chair, another a shopping trolley, before the assailant is finally neutralised.
WARNING - DISTRESSING CONTENT: The Bourke Street knifeman was shot dead by police after setting a truck on fire and fatally stabbing one person
Police said a Somali immigrant killed one person and wounded two others in a rush-hour stabbing spree in the heart of Australia's second city Friday, labelling it a terrorist attack. The unnamed man drove a 4X4 truck loaded with gas bottles into the bustling city centre of Melbourne, ignited the
A terror suspect is dead after a stabbing rampage in Bourke Street that left one person dead and two injured.
Police have identified attack as a 'terrorism incident' after a man stabs three people in Melbourne, before being shot.
The attacker, who was shot in the chest by police, has also died.
The man, who was known to police, set a car on fire before stabbing three people, one fatally.
Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism
Lone wolf attacker, who was known to police, sets car alight and stabs pedestrians in busy Melbourne street.
A Somali-born man set fire to a pickup truck laden with gas cylinders in the center of the Australian city of Melbourne on Friday and stabbed three people, killing one, before he was shot by police in a rampage they called an act of terrorism.