NZ police say mosque shootings death toll rises to 50
A police officer puts vegetation on the front of Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, March 17, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The death toll within the New Zealand mosque shootings has risen to 50 after investigators discovered some other frame at one of the most mosques, New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush mentioned on Sunday.
“It is with sadness that I advise that number of people who died in this event has now risen to 50. As of last night we were able to take all of the victims from both of those scenes. In doing so we were able to locate a further victim,” Bush instructed a media convention.
The collection of injured after the assault used to be additionally 50, he mentioned.
Reporting via Praveen Menon; Editing via Lincoln Feast