Alertes de sécurité

À noter, les alertes ne sont disponibles qu'en anglais
20 avr. 2020 | 01h27 UTC

Canada: At least 13 killed in shooting in Nova Scotia Province April 18 /update 1

Canada Alerte de sécurité

At least 13 people killed in shooting rampage in Nova Scotia province on April 18; Heightened security presence expected over coming hours

TIMEFRAME expected from 19/4/2020, 12h00 until 20/4/2020, 11h59 (America/Halifax). COUNTRY/REGION Portapique (Nova Scotia province), Nova Scotia

Read all related news alert(s):

Event

A shooting in several communities in Nova Scotia province on Saturday night, April 18, has resulted in at least 13 fatalities, including a police officer. According to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the shooter went on a 12-hour rampage across the northern part of Nova Scotia, starting from Portapique town. The shooter led the police on a chase on Sunday morning, April 19, which ended at a gas station in Enfield, approximately 35 km (22 mi) north of Halifax at around 11:40 (local time). The RCMP confirmed that the gunman is dead. An investigation into the incident is ongoing and police have warned that there could be more victims who have not been discovered.

A heightened security presence is to be expected over the coming hours.

Advice

Individuals in the Portapique (Nova Scotia province) area are advised to monitor developments and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Alertes reliées