Two people shot dead in Australia

Australian police seal streets after man shoots and kills two people

Photo by: Reuters
Photo by: Reuters

Police stand guard and inspect area outside New South Wales (NSW) state police headquarters located in Sydney

After two people were shot dead in the suburb of Paramatta in southwest Sydney on Friday Australian police sealed off streets and warned the public to keep away from the police headquarters.

According to the Daily Telegraph newspaper, a man had fired on the building, hitting a police employee before being shot dead by police.

The Australian Broadcasting Corp declared that Friday's shooting is not thought to be terror related.

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