Council places its central city buildings in lock-down
Christchurch City Council is locking down its central city
buildings as police urge people in the area to stay indoors
as they deal with a shooting at the Christchurch Mosque.
More information can be found at Newsline: https://ccc.govt.nz/news-and-events/newsline/show/3452
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