Justine Damond: Malcolm Turnbull demands answers over ‘inexplicable’ shooting
By Nicole Blackmore, wires
Updated July 19, 2017 09:37:09
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the Federal Government is seeking answers about the “inexplicable” shooting of Australian Justine Damond by a police officer in Minneapolis.
Officer Mohamed Noor shot Ms Damond, 40, more than once from the passenger seat of his police vehicle on Saturday night (local time) after she had phoned 911 to report a suspected assault near her home.
Speaking on Channel Nine’s Today Show, Mr Turnbull said something “clearly went tragically wrong”.
“How can a woman out in the street in her pyjamas seeking assistance from the police be shot like that?” he asked.
“It is a shocking killing, it …