Full video: Police shoot man with knife dead at Auckland’s New Lynn Countdown supermarket

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The following content contains distressing scenes which may disturb some viewers.

Police shot a man dead after he used a knife to attack innocent victims in New Lynn of West Auckland on Friday afternoon.

The man entered the Countdown supermarket at about 2.30pm in the LynnMall Shopping Centre and injured six people. Police located him shortly after and shot him dead.

He died at the scene within sixty seconds.

Watch video footage emerged on social media of the horrifying scene unfold right up to shots being fired and a second video of people running out of the shopping centre.

Where to get help:
Lifeline – 0800 543 354 (0800 LIFELINE) or free text to 4357 (HELP).
Healthline – 0800 611 116
1737 – Free call or text to 1737

Image: SUPPLIED/Lici-Lemi Latu Safole (Facebook), Laleia Clark

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