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Suspected Christchurch shooter charged with engaging in terror act

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

New Zealand police have charged the man suspected of killing 51 people during a shooting rampage in Christchurch with engaging in a terror act.
The shooter, 19-year-old Australian Brenton Tarrant, also faces 51 counts of murder and 40 counts of attempted murder.
Legal experts told Reuters that Tarrant's other charges hold higher maximum sentences, so it is likely the terror charge was added to show the seriousness of the incident.
New Zealand police have charged the man suspected of killing 51 people during a shooting rampage in Christchurch with engaging in a terror act.
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Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February's deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism early Tuesday. Brenton Tarrant, who massacred 51 people in a partially live-streamed rampage, was hit with the terror charge more than two months after the April 15 attack. Tarrant, 28, posted a far-right screed before the killings,...
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Accused New Zealand mosque shooter charged with terrorism

Accused New Zealand mosque shooter charged with terrorism

1 month ago   |   By ABC News

New Zealand police have filed a terrorism charge against the man accused of killing 51 people at two mosques
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New Zealand police file terrorism charge against man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques

1 month ago   |   By ABC News


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