Stabbing accused’s sister ‘sorry’

  • The sister of a man accused of slashing a woman to death and stabbing another in a Sydney CBD rampage has apologised for his actions, but says talk of extremist ideology is ” news to her” .
  • Ney remains under police guard in hospital and is yet to be interviewed by police about the incident that brought the city’s streets to a standstill.
  • NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller said the rampage had not yet been classed as a terrorist incident and the ” lone actor” – who is likely to be charged on Wednesday – had no known links to terrorist organisations.
  • Mr Fuller also said Ney had recently self-admitted to a mental health facility after experiencing problems, and had been listed as missing by family.

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