2 LEOs among 4 dead in Canada shooting

A suspect is in custody and being treated for serious injuries

By PoliceOne Staff

NEW BRUNSWICK, Canada – A suspect is in custody after at least four people were shot and killed in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

According to the BBC, two police officers were among the dead. The suspect was being treated for serious injuries, according to police.

The incident started when witnesses said they heard dozens of shots fired, according to CBC.

"We just don't know what we don't know at this point," RCMP Sgt. J.P. MacDougall told reporters. "We're at the early stages of a very significant event."

A lockdown that was put in place has been lifted and the investigation is ongoing.


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