2 of 4 killed in Canada shooting are police officers

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

Evacuees from apartment buildings where the shootings took place, board a city bus to be taken to a temporary shelter in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

Although it came before the news that two of the victims being Fredericton Police officers, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a brief statement about the incident on Twitter.

One image he reposted said: "If you think it's OK to kill or attack police officers, unfollow me now".

Gamon expressed remorse for the two officers and the other two individuals killed.

Klepick said her first thoughts were of her husband and two teenage sons.

Police said the Brookside Drive area would be blocked off for the foreseeable future as "the investigation is ongoing".

He said he heard two gunshots, and then three more.

Police in Fredericton said just after 11 a.m. local time there was no further threat to the public and lockdowns were being lifted. "Being on lockdown was very weird because I leave my door unlocked most of the time".

Fredericton Police are responding Brookside Drive area.

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He called the slain police officers "two of the best that the force had".

New Brunswick had three homicide shootings in the entire year of 2016, according to Statistics Canada. "That's when they (police) were shot", Gaudet said. "They aren't letting customers in at the moment". There was basically three dead people laying there.

Residents of the Brookside neighborhood of Fredericton, New Brunswick woke to the sounds of multiple gunshots.

Police have urged people to "stay in their homes with doors locked at this time for their safety".

"I hear more shots and looked out and there's two police officers on the ground".

"On behalf of all New Brunswickers, I offer my condolences, thoughts and prayers to the victims and their families", Gallant tweeted.

Gaudet said police entered the shooter's apartment in the residential area of the city north of downtown, and arrested a 48-year-old man.

Jeff Magnussen, the general manager of the West Hills Golf Course in Fredericton, N.B., was getting the day's first golfers out onto the course early Friday morning when he heard a few "pops". "To see that there's actually fatalities is pretty extraordinary for this area it doesn't normally happen".

- With Michelle McQuigge and Gabriele Roy in Toronto, Aly Thomson and Keith Doucette in Halifax, and Holly McKenzie-Sutter in St. John's.

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