Commonwealth Bank Expresses Sympathy

8 March 2005

The Commonwealth Bank today expressed its deepest sympathy for the Chubb Security Guard tragically shot and killed in the Blackburn North, Victoria shopping centre today.

The Bank’s Group Executive, Retail Banking Services, Hugh Harley in expressing sympathy said, "It is very distressing that such senseless crimes take place. We express our deepest sympathy to his family, colleagues and friends".

Mr Harley added that the Bank was providing support and counselling to its staff and customers in the Blackburn North branch