Sydney incident: man arrested over knife attack had history of mental illness– as it happened  The Guardian

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A 21-year-old man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday, killing one woman and wounding another before he was restrained by bystanders.A 21-year-old man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday, killing one woman and wounding another before he was restrained by bystanders.

Police said they were not currently treating the attack as a terror incident.Police said they were not currently treating the attack as a terror incident.

Sydney incident: Man arrested over stabbings in city centre - BBC News

“The violent attack that took place in Sydney this afternoon is deeply concerning. The attacker is now in police custody following the brave actions of those who were present at the scene and were able to able to restrain him.”

Scott Morrison on Twitter: "The violent attack that took place in Sydney this afternoon is deeply concerning. The attacker is now in police custody following the brave actions of those who were present at the scene and were able to able to restrain him."

“Just witnessed incredible bravery from members of the public and ⁦@FRNSW⁩ officers chasing down a man on a stabbing rampage in Sydney’s CBD. He is now under arrest. ⁦@7NewsSydney⁩ https://t.co/wNKatejHVp”

Andrew Denney on Twitter: "Just witnessed incredible bravery from members of the public and ⁦@FRNSW⁩ officers chasing down a man on a stabbing rampage in Sydney’s CBD. He is now under arrest. ⁦@7NewsSydney⁩… https://t.co/1TF5XB9xrH"

“Gosh ... Woman stabbed in central Sydney knife rampage https://t.co/79s0jpcOhh via @rapplerdotcom”

Maria Ressa on Twitter: "Gosh ... Woman stabbed in central Sydney knife rampage https://t.co/79s0jpcOhh via @rapplerdotcom"

“Nine News now reporting a woman has been found dead with stab wounds on Clarence St in Sydney following the knife attack”

Tom Steinfort on Twitter: "Nine News now reporting a woman has been found dead with stab wounds on Clarence St in Sydney following the knife attack"

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Four men say they instinctively sprung into action, pushing through terrified crowds fleeing from a knife-wielding man who had jumped onto the bonnet of a car in Sydney's CBD.Four men say they instinctively sprung into action, pushing through terrified crowds fleeing from a knife-wielding man who had jumped onto the bonnet of a car in Sydney's CBD.

Sydney stabbing suspect tackled by 'highest order of heroes' using chairs and milk crate - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A woman was murdered and another was left with injuries after a man went on a knife rampage in Sydney. The body of a sex worker was discovered in a...People are being urged to avoid the area after the man armed with a knife ran through downtown Sydney.

Sydney stabbing attack as man runs through CBD shouting 'Allahu Akbar' | Metro News

A knife-wielding man with a history of mental illness is suspected of slaying a woman in a downtown Sydney apartment before wounding another woman nearby and attempting to stab other people Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar," or "God is great," police and witnesses said.A knife-wielding man with a history of mental illness is suspected of slaying a woman in a downtown Sydney apartment before wounding another woman nearby and attempting to stab other people Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar," or "God is great," police and witnesses said.

Bystanders use chairs, milk crate to trap knife-wielding man | CTV News

SYDNEY — A woman was taken to hospital after she was stabbed in downtown Sydney in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack by a man who has been taken into custody, police said.SYDNEY — A woman was taken to hospital after she was stabbed in downtown Sydney in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack by a man who has been taken into custody, police said.

Woman stabbed, knife-wielding man restrained by public in Sydney

A man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney, killing one woman and wounding another before he was restrained by members of the public, police say, adding they are not treating it as a terrorist incident.A man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney, killing one woman and wounding another before he was restrained by members of the public, police say, adding they are not treating it as a terrorist incident.

Knife-wielding man goes on Sydney rampage, one woman dead | The Daily Star

A man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday, killing one woman and wounding another before he was restrained by members of the public, police said, adding they were not treating it as a terrorist incident.A man went on a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday, killing one woma...

Knife-wielding man goes on Sydney rampage, one woman dead - Reuters

One woman was injured and rushed to hospital after the attack unfolded. Witnesses used chairs and a milk crate to arrest the suspect, pinning him to the ground as police swooped.HEROES have fought off a knife-wielding attacker with a chair before pinning him to the ground with a milk crate after he allegedly stabbed a woman and ran through the streets of Sydney with a huge…

Sydney stabbing – Knifeman screaming 'Allahu Akbar' is taken down by Brit and Aussie heroes armed with CHAIR and MILK CRATE

Three Britons have been hailed as "heroes" by police after they helped detain a knifeman linked to the death of a 21-year-old woman in Sydney.Three Britons have been hailed as "heroes" by police after they helped detain a knifeman linked to the death of a 21-year-old woman in Sydney.

Sydney stabbing: Watch as 3 Brits help pin down knifeman after city centre attack - The Scotsman

According reports, at least one person was stabbed in the centre of the Australian city on Tuesday by a man who shouted "Allahu Akbar" and "shoot me".According reports, at least one person was stabbed in the centre of the Australian city on Tuesday by a man who shouted "Allahu Akbar" and "shoot me".

People Manage to Restrain Knife-Wielding Man in Sydney Using Chairs and Crate (Video) - Sputnik International

The police in Australia apprehended a man who allegedly stabbed multiple people near York Street in Sydney, local media reported on Tuesday. An eyewitness Megan Hayley said a man with a large kitchen knife chased several people through a busy office district and "five or six others were chasing him behind, trying to stop him, they caught him and restrained him" with chairs and a plastic crate, news agency AFP reported.The police in Australia apprehended a man who allegedly stabbed multiple people near York Street in Sydney, local media reported on Tuesday. An eyewitness Megan Hayley said a man with a large kitchen knife chased several people through a busy office district and "five or six others were chasing him behind, trying to stop him, they caught him and restrained him" with chairs and a plastic crate, news agency AFP reported.

Sydney's Central Business District sealed after alleged knife attack, World News | wionews.com

Police said the stabbing victim did not sustain life-threatening injuries and were investigating the discovery of a women's body in a nearby apartment that appeared to have stabbing wounds.Police said the stabbing victim did not sustain life-threatening injuries and were investigating the discovery of a women's body in a nearby apartment that appeared to have stabbing wounds.

Woman stabbed in central Sydney knife rampage, suspect arrested

A MAN has shouted "Allahu Akbar" as he stood on top of a car before he was taken down by three Brits after a woman is found dead in Sydney.A MAN has shouted "Allahu Akbar" as he stood on top of a...

Sydney stabbing suspect taken into custody following horror attack - Daily Star

A knife-wielding man stabbed a woman in Sydney, Australia and tried to attack “multiple people” before he was apprehended, police said.A knife-wielding man stabbed a woman in Sydney, Australia and tried to attack “multiple people” before he was apprehended, police said.

Man goes on stabbing rampage in Sydney, shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ & ‘shoot me’ (VIDEO) — RT World News