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Photo by Shannon Lee, a Trenton ON resident.

One man killed, one injured and gunman dead in Ottawa

A Canadian soldier was killed today in Ottawa and a Parliamentary Hill security guard was injured. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo died from gunshot wounds suffered near the National War Memorial. A gunman, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was later shot and killed on Parliament Hill by sergeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers in a dramatic shooting inside centre block, reported the CBC. The CBC also reported that […]

by Kabeer Sethi· · News, Off Campus
SIU called in after man dies during police standoff

SIU called in after man dies during police standoff

A man is dead after police surrounded an armed suspect in the Sherbourne Street and Wellesley Street East area Wednesday afternoon. Ontario’s police watchdog, the Special Investigations Unit, is investigating the incident and stated in a news release that a man was fatally shot at about 1:45 p.m. after officers approached him. Emergency Medical Services spokeswoman Kim McKinnon confirmed a middle-aged […]

by Sahar Fatima· · News, Off Campus, Top stories