Vienna gunman related with IS

Added On November 4, 2020

The Austrian interior minister said that the gunman was released early on parole from a prison sentence last April for attempting to travel to Syria to join the IS. Extensive large raids have already taken place in the vicinity of the perpetrator. Police searched 15 houses and arrested several people. According to local police, four people were killed and 15 others seriously injured in the shootings. The Chinese Embassy in Austria said Tuesday that a Chinese Austrian was killed and a Chinese citizen injured in the terrorist attacks. The Austrian government declared on Tuesday a three-day national mourning.