Mayor sends sympathy to Bondi victims

Mayor Bilal El-Hayek

MAYOR Bilal El-Hayek has offered the council’s and community’s heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of those who lost their lives or were injured in the shocking attack on Saturday at Bondi Junction Westfield.

The flags on the council’s administration buildings and key venues were flown at half-mast on Monday as a tribute to those who lost their lives.
Six people were fatally stabbed at Westfield Shopping Centre at Bondi Junction on Saturday afternoon, before a man, 40, armed with a knife was fatally shot by police.
The Mayor said: “Horrific news out of Bondi. Deepest condolences to those who lost loved ones. My thoughts are with the families and friends of those impacted.
“I have also reached out to the Mayor of Waverley to offer Canterbury Bankstown’s support during this difficult time.”
Investigations are continuing and anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence.
If you need help, reach out: Lifeline 13 11 14; NSW Mental Health Line 1800 011 511; Beyond Blue 1300 22 4636.