The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Australia attack

SYDNEY, Australia — The Latest on a knife attack in Melbourne (all times local): 10:45 p.m. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack in Australia that police say was linked to terrorism.

Melbourne attack: Police link fatal stabbing, vehicle fire to terrorism - National | Globalnews.ca Melbourne attack: Police link fatal stabbing, vehicle fire to terrorism

One person was killed and others treated for stab wounds after a truck caught on fire and a man started attacking people with a knife in Melbourne's business district Friday.

Chaos, confusion and a man with a shopping trolley: How bedlam unfolded on Bourke Street

As a truck blazes in the background, a man flails a knife at police officers, who backpedal desperately. Bystanders jump into the fray, one wielding a chair, another a shopping trolley, before the assailant is finally neutralised.

One dead, two hurt in Melbourne 'terror' attack

Police said a Somali immigrant killed one person and wounded two others in a rush-hour stabbing spree in the heart of Australia's second city Friday, labelling it a terrorist attack. The unnamed man drove a 4X4 truck loaded with gas bottles into the bustling city centre of Melbourne, ignited the

Bourke Street attack: Terrorist dead after stabbing rampage that killed one, injured two, in Melbourne CBD on Friday As it happened: terror suspect known to ASIO dies after stabbing rampage

A terror suspect is dead after a stabbing rampage in Bourke Street that left one person dead and two injured.

Australia: Police say Melbourne stabbing attack is 'terrorism'

Police have identified attack as a 'terrorism incident' after a man stabs three people in Melbourne, before being shot.

Australian police said a man who stabbed three people in the city of Melbourne on Friday drove a car laden with gas cylinders that caught fire and that they are treating the attack as terrorism.

The attacker, who was shot in the chest by police, has also died.

Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism

Lone wolf attacker, who was known to police, sets car alight and stabs pedestrians in busy Melbourne street.

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

SYDNEY, Australia — A knife-wielding man stabbed three people, one fatally, in Australia’s second-largest city on Friday in an attack police linked to terrorism.