"Unknown number of injured victims – sadly there are six fatal casualties," the Munich police tweeted on Friday night.

Ukraine's consulate-general in Munich reported that there were no Ukrainian citizens among the Munich victims, however, at the moment of the shooting, several Ukrainians were in the Olympia shopping mall on Hanauer Street where the incident took place.

The Munich police did not confirm other crime scenes.

Read alsoMunich shooting: Several killed in shopping centre – BBC"Other crime scenes than Hanauer Str. cannot be confirmed," the police's tweet said.