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Sydney shooting over, gunman dead, says police

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By Euronews
Sydney shooting over, gunman dead, says police

<p>Police in the Australian city of Sydney say a gunman who triggered a six-hour stand-off at a factory is dead. </p> <p>They say the man fatally shot one person and wounded two others before shooting himself. </p> <p>Police negotiators and a tactical response team had tried to gain access to the building before it was stormed by heavily armed officers. </p> <p>Three factory workers who had been trapped inside the factory walked out of the building unharmed. </p> <p>Local media reported the three men were taken to hospital, although none appeared seriously injured. </p> <p>A detective from New South Wales Police said officers had a suspect in mind by declined to name him.</p>