Several people injured in Vienna, Austria

EMERGENCY ALERTS

There is a report that several people have been injured in the exchange of fire in Vienna. ORF reported large-scale police operation was ongoing at a Vienna synagogue following the gunfire. On the official Twitter channel, police informed the exact circumstance of the incident is still under investigation.

UPDATE:

  • Austrian Interior Minister confirmed police still hunting multiple terrorists in the city centre
  • There are multiple casualties confirmed
  • One suspect has been shot dead
  • More than 15 people injured
  • As a result of the attack on Monday night, three people were killed and 17 were wounded
  • Austrian Interior Minister Karl Nehammer says the attacker shot down by police was an Islamic State sympathizer
  • Police confirmed on Tuesday that three civilians - two men and a woman - had been killed
  • Two arrests had been made in the nearby town of St Poelten


This is breaking news. We will continue to monitor the situation, and keep you posted with updates!