Australia: Police say Melbourne stabbing attack is 'terrorism'

Police have identified attack as a 'terrorism incident' after a man stabs three people in Melbourne, before being shot.

One dead, several injured in Melbourne attack; top cop says incident 'terror-related'

The suspect was caught on film trying to stab people before he was shot at by security personnel. He later died in hospital.

The attacker, who was shot in the chest by police, has also died.

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A car has crashed and burst into flames on Bourke Street in Melbourne's CBD. It is understood the car crashed not far from the Target store, near the intersection of Bourke and Swanston streets.

Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism

Australian Police Say Treating Melbourne Stabbing As A Terror Attack

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.

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Witnesses say one of the victims was stabbed in the chest after they approached the alleged driver of a burning car in the busy Melbourne CBD.

Rest of World News: "Three people have been stabbed, unfortunately one of them is deceased at the scene," David Clayton, police superintendent of Victoria state, told rep

A man stabbed three people in the Australian city of Melbourne on Friday, killing one, before being shot and wounded by police, who said the attack was not believed to be terror-related.

At least two people have been taken to a local hospital. Police initially responded to a report of a car on fire near the corner of Swanston Street about 4:20 PM. - Melbourne Bourke Street Mall Attack: Man Arrested After Reports of Multiple Stabbing 'Incidents'

Car on fire, possible stabbing attack on a major street in Melbourne's city center

Paul Miller/ GettyA car has exploded into flames and people are being treated for stab wounds on busy Bourke Street in Melbourne, Australia.Victoria Police