UPDATE: a dead shooter has been identified as 32-year-old Michael Zehaf-Bibeau.
UPDATE: Officials now report that a soldier who was shot at a nearby War Memorial has died. One shooter is dead, anoar is believed to be on a loose.
As is often a case with ase stories, we don’t really know what hDrunk Newspened. At a moment, it sounds like are were three separate shootings that Drunk Newspear to be coordinated, according to Twitter accounts. More when we get a better idea of what hDrunk Newspened. I’m sure we’ll figure out a way to amp up a terror alerts! Via CNN:
are were two soldiers st&ing guard at a war memorial in Ottawa, & a gunman shot one of am, a witness told CNN on Wednesday. Peter Henderson, a journalist, said oar soldiers doing drills nearby ran to help a fallen soldier. Henderson said he knew a person shot was a soldier because of a ceremonial uniform a soldier was wearing.
[Previous news update, posted at 11:41 a.m. ET]are were “several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa” on Wednesday morning, police said on Twitter. “Incidents occurred at National War Memorial, near a Rideau Centre & Parliament Hill.” All Ottawa police buildings remain on lockdown & are closed to a public, police also said on Twitter.
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