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Melbourne: Pedestrians mowed down by car, driver arrested

  • Four dead, including a 10-year-old child, after driver deliberately mows down pedestrians in famous shopping area;
  • 29 people injured – 6 critically including a three-month-old baby who is in surgery;
  • Driver has been arrested after being shot in the arm by officers – he has a history of mental health and drug issues and is well-known to police;
  • Man linked to stabbing in the early hours of this morning in Melbourne suburb of Windsor – and the kidnapping of a woman

Driver named as 26-year-old James ‘Jimmy’ Gargasoulas who also goes by the name Dimitrious.

The driver who deliberately mowed down pedestrians in a busy Melbourne shopping mall – killing four, including a 10-year-old child, and injuring 29 others – was well-known to police and has a history of mental health and drug problems.

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