‘We are here with guns for a reason’: Tears, police & ambulances in the aftermath of NZ shooting

Footage recorded in and around Christchurch’s North Hagley Park near the Masjid Al Noor Mosque on Friday shows the city on high alert and residents in a panicked state.

Armed police were patrolling the streets and the park following shootings at two mosques. Officers can be heard telling bystanders to leave the area. Police cars blockaded roads, while ambulances with sirens blaring hurried through the streets.

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