Mass shooter live streams attack on Christchurch

07:42 (GMT+2) Fri, 15 Mar 2019

At least 40 people have been killed and several others injured after a lone gunman fired several shots inside two Mosque's in Christchurch New Zealand on Friday.

The Bangladeshi Test cricket team was also caught up in a deadly mass shooting where they had gone for prayers.

The attacks began around 1:40 pm local time on Friday when witnesses say an armed shooter entered the Masjid Al Noor mosque on Deans Avenue and started firing.

Police said a shooter also entered another mosque at Linwood Avenue, and confirmed there had been multiple fatalities.

Police Commissioner Mike Bush says three men and one woman have now been arrested over the attacks at the two mosques.

The shocking footage of the incident has been removed by YouTube but it keeps being posted on various platforms.