Tuesday, 14 August, 2018

Canada shooting: Four dead in Fredericton as gunman on the run

Canada shooting: Four dead in Fredericton as gunman on the run | Daily Star At Least Four Killed in Canada Shooting
Patty Aguilar | 10 August, 2018, 15:51

Police in the eastern Canadian city of Fredericton, New Brunswick say at least four people have been killed after a shooting.

The police asked people to lock their doors and avoid the area, confirming there had been 'multiple fatalities'.

Police tweeted at about 8:30 a.m. asking the public to "Please continue to avoid the area of Brookside Drive between Main and Ring Road".

Police are at the scene and the incident is ongoing. Later, police confirmed four people had been killed in the incident.

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Fredericton is in New Brunswick province, about 50 miles northeast of the USA border with Maine.

CNN network partner CTV, citing police, reported that "the incident is 'ongoing.' " It occurred in the Brookside Drive area of the city, police said.

Shootings are rare in Canada and the country is known for its strict gun laws.

VOCM News is tracking the story and will provide information as soon as possible.

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