The man who allegedly went on a stabbing rampage around Sydney’s CBD yesterday, leaving one woman dead and another injured, has been identified as 20-year-old Mert Ney.
Police arrested the Marayong, western Sydney local yesterday afternoon after a number of bystanders pinned him down in the street with cafe chairs and milk crates. He had stabbed a woman in the back with a large butcher’s knife just moments earlier. Shortly thereafter, at about 4:30PM, another woman was found dead in an apartment building on Clarence Street.
It has since been confirmed that Ney has a history of mental health issues,
This post first appeared on motherboard security news. Read the full article.