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Munich shooting: Nine victims and gunman dead

Munich: At least nine people were killed and 21 others injured Friday in a shooting rampage at a busy shopping district in Munich, Germany, police said.

Police found a man who had killed himself on a side street near Olympia shopping mall, police Chief Hubertus Andrae said.

As seen in surveillance video and going by witness statements, police deduced he was the sole gunman, police chief said.

The attacker has been identified as an 18-year-old German-Iranian who had lived in Munich for at least two years.

So far the identity of the man and his motives are not known, authorities said. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Among the dead there are many children.