In the aftermath of the tragic attack in New Zealand today, it’s been confirmed that one of the alleged gunman is a 28 year old Australian man from the Grafton region.
Nine News has reported that counter terrorism investigations are underway in the Clarence Valley.
Triple M understands that family of the alleged offender is speaking with investigators.
More to come...
Statement from NSW Police Force
Friday, 15 March 2019 06:06:52 PM
Following the devastating events in New Zealand, NSW Police want to assure the public there is no ongoing or specific threat to any mosque or place of worship in Sydney or across New South Wales.
However, police have increased patrols and senior officers have also reached out to community and religious leaders across the state to provide support and reassurance.
NSW Police Force will continue to do everything possible to ensure the safety and security of all members of the community and everyone should continue to go about their business without fear.