Munich shooter was German-Iranian, motive `unclear`: Police

Munich police said Saturday that the shooter in a deadly shopping mall rampage was an 18-year-old German-Iranian man whose motive was "completely unclear".

AFP| Updated: Jul 23, 2016, 06:17 AM IST

Bavaria: Munich police said Saturday that the shooter in a deadly shopping mall rampage was an 18-year-old German-Iranian man whose motive was "completely unclear".

"The perpetrator was an 18-year-old German-Iranian from Munich," police chief Hubertus Andrae told reporters after the massacre that left 10 people dead including the gunman.

"The motive or explanation for this crime is completely unclear."