“Three police officers **** dead in the city of Moncton and two more were wounded as they conducted a manhunt for a man carrying a rifle and wearing camouflage clothes, on Wednesday.
“Around 7:30, on June 4th, while responding to a call of an armed man in the north end of the city of Moncton, three of Codiac Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers were shot and killed.
Two other officers were also injured but their life is not threatened at this time,” said Constable Damien Theriault of the Codiac RCMP.
Police said they were searching for Justin Bourque, 24, and urged residents to stay inside and lock their doors.
Moncton, a city of about 70,000 people, is located in Canada’s east coast province of New Brunswick. Mass shootings are relatively rare in Canada, which has stricter gun laws than the US.”
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