Military uniforms Dozens of people were reportedly shot by a man wearing military uniform, who emptied at least two magazines.
All Christchurch schools have been put on lockdown, including Christchurch Girls' and Christchurch Boys' high schools and Hagley Community College.
Elderly people shot at Linwood Mosque Syed Ahmed said a man wearing a black motorcycle helmet and camouflage clothing carrying what he thought was a black assault rifle with white writing started "indiscriminate shooting" from outside the Linwood Mosque.
The Bangladesh cricket team escaped the Al Noor Mosque shooting.
Al Noor Mosque on Deans Avenue., adjoining Hagley Park, in Christchurch.