One Malaysian injured in New Zealand mosque shooting

by Reuters
Friday, 15 March 2019 04:19 GMT

KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 (Reuters) - A Malaysian was among those wounded during a shooting at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, Malaysia's High Commission in New Zealand said on Friday.

"So far, one Malaysian is confirmed injured and currently receiving treatment at the hospital," the commission said on its Twitter account.

Multiple fatalities were inflicted when at least one gunman opened fire on worshippers at the mosques. (Reporting by Rozanna Latiff; Editing by Kim Coghill)

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