Australian Federal Police gather at Canberra Airport after a man fired at least three gunshots on August 14. The airport was evacuated and a man was arrested in relation to the event, with police confirming there have been no reported injuries.  Photo: EPA-EFE
Australian Federal Police gather at Canberra Airport after a man fired at least three gunshots on August 14. The airport was evacuated and a man was arrested in relation to the event, with police confirming there have been no reported injuries. Photo: EPA-EFE
Crime

Gunman detained in Australia after firing shots in Canberra airport

  • No one was injured when a gunman fired five shots in Canberra airport on Sunday, and normal operations resumed later the same day
  • Police believe the man ‘acted alone’, motive behind shooting ‘not immediately clear’

Australian Federal Police gather at Canberra Airport after a man fired at least three gunshots on August 14. The airport was evacuated and a man was arrested in relation to the event, with police confirming there have been no reported injuries.  Photo: EPA-EFE
Australian Federal Police gather at Canberra Airport after a man fired at least three gunshots on August 14. The airport was evacuated and a man was arrested in relation to the event, with police confirming there have been no reported injuries. Photo: EPA-EFE
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