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Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 20 January 2019

One shot dead and another injured in central Vienna 

The culprit remains at large and their motivations unknown

Police officers secure the area next to an ambulance after shots were fired in a restaurant in Vienna, Austria. Reuters.
Police officers secure the area next to an ambulance after shots were fired in a restaurant in Vienna, Austria. Reuters.

A man has been killed and another person injured after a shooting at a restaurant in the city centre of Vienna, Austra. The culprit remains at large and the background uncertain.

Police were called in to surround the area and a police helicopter circled from above, Austrian media reported

The shooting happened at 13.30 local time (GMT+1), a tweet by local security services said.

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Updated: December 21, 2018 05:42 PM

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