TW269: “That vehicle is in a lot of trouble. He’s only about 50 metres away with full auto.”
TW269: “We’ve rolled as well. We’ve got two vehicles rolled. We’ve got to try and get out of here.”
Senior Constable Nielsen: “Can someone help?”
Twenty-seven rounds hit the police 4WD, six penetrated the cabin and Senior Constable Forte was hit twice – one hit his right forearm and the second went through the footwell and hit his groin.
Senior Constable Forte, a husband to fellow police officer Susan with three children between them, died less than 15 minutes later while fellow officers were freeing…