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Canberra Airport shooting: Police arrest alleged gunman in the terminal

Shooting at Canberra Airport sees terrified passengers evacuated onto tarmac as cops arrest alleged gunman inside the terminal

  • Terrified passengers evacuated from Canberra Airport over reports of shooting 

Terrified passengers have been evacuated from Canberra Airport over reports of a shooting inside the terminal.

Initial reports indicate gunshots were heard from the lower concourse in the airport in Australia’s capital city at about 1:30pm. 

Video from inside the terminal shows Australian Federal Police officers putting a suspect in handcuffs as alarms are heard overhead. 

A police spokeswoman confirmed to Daily Mail Australia that there had been an incident at the airport. 

There are no reported injuries.  

More to come.