Policemen block members of the public from walking towards the Bourke Street mall in central Melbourne. Photo: Reuters

One dead, multiple injured, car ablaze: rush-hour stabbing rampage grips Melbourne

  • Suspect, of Somali origin, was shot by police next to a burning vehicle packed with gas cylinders on busy Bourke Street. He later died in hospital
  • Police say they are treating the stabbing as an act of terror. The Islamic State group have claimed responsibility
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Policemen block members of the public from walking towards the Bourke Street mall in central Melbourne. Photo: Reuters
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