The New Zealand Police stopped the Christchurch shooter on his way to another attack, according to Police Commissioner Mike Bush who made a statement during a press conference in Wellington on Wednesday.
«We strongly believe we stopped him on the way to a further attack, so lives were saved,» Bush said.
A total of 50 people were killed and another 50 were injured in a mass shooting at two... Еще mosques in Christchurch on March 15, in what was New Zealand's worst attack.
The main suspect, 28-year-old Australian Brenton Tarrant, appeared in court on Saturday charged with murder.
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