Australia: AFP Headquarters in La Trobe Street, Melbourne
Update 9am Feb 7, 2017: Our condolences and thoughts are extended to Officers of the Australian Federal Police (AFP), families, colleagues, first responders and others impacted by the death of a female AFP Officer in Melbourne.
At approximately 5:45pm on Monday, February 6th, 2017, the Officer was wounded in a shooting incident at the AFP Headquaters in La Trobe Street, Melbourne and was transported to the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
The incident is demeaned not suspicious. The AFP Commissioner has released the following statement:
7:30pm Feb 6, 2017: Our thoughts are with the Officers of the Australian Federal Police (AFP) Headquarters in Melbourne.
At approximately 5:45pm today (Monday February 6th, 2017) one person was wounded in a shotgun incident at the a AFP HQ building in La Trobe Street, Melbourne.
Victoria Police and Ambulance Victoria Paramedics responded. The AFP has confirmed that one of their members was injured and was transported to hospital.
The incident remains under investigation and the AFP have asked for privacy for those members impacted.
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