Drone seen flying above Hagley Park, Christchurch, near terror attack scene

A drone has been seen flying above Hagley Park near one of the mosques at the centre of the Christchurch terror attacks.

Police ask that anyone operating a drone cease this immediately.

“We are responding to try to identify the person responsible and have the drone brought down,” police said in a statement on Sunday morning.

Flowers laid in Hagley Park opposite the Al Noor mosque on Deans Rd on Sunday.

Drone activity has the potential to stop all helicopters responding to the Christchurch terror attack, the statement said.

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