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22nd Jul 2016

German police warn all Munich residents to stay indoors and vacate the streets

Strict warnings

Nooruddean Choudry

The situation is so tense that the authorities are taking no chances.

Following the news of a fatal shooting in the Moosach district of Munich, local police are advising drastic precautions to ensure the safety of residents.

It is believed that more than one shooter was involved, and that they currently remain at large. Latest reports suggest there have been multiple deaths and casualties.

Munich police has advised the public to avoid the scene of the attack – Olympia Einkaufszentrum – and have even warned them to stay indoors and avoid the streets.

They reiterate the need to avoid public places, and admit that the situation is still unclear.

The shopping is still being evacuated amidst high security and police presence.