New Zealand’s Prime Minister: Jacinda Ardern has revealed, the main suspect in the mosque shooting that killed 49 people yesterday had five guns and a gun licence.
She pledged that gun laws in the country will change.
A total of 48 people were wounded in the shootings. The first report of an attack came from the Al Noor Mosque in central Christchurch, during Friday prayers. A gunman drove to the front door, entered and fired on worshippers for about five minutes. The gunman, who live-streamed the attack from a head-mounted camera, identified himself as Brenton Tarrant in the footage.
Security remains tight across Christchurch.
All mosques in New Zealand have been closed.