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Soldier confirmed dead; two others in hospital

There is now official confirmation from the Ottawa Police of shootings at the National War Memorial and inside the Centre Block at Parliament.  There was no shooting near the Rideau Centre contrary to earlier reports.  Ottawa Police is confirming that the young Canadian solider from Hamilton has died.  He was shot at the National War Memorial.  One male shooter is confirmed dead.  There are no further updates on injuries. It is unclear if police are still looking for further suspects.

There are also reports that one Parliamentary Guard is in hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg.  The Ottawa Civic Hospital is confirming one other victim is in stable condition in hospital.  The Ottawa Police is confirmed the Canadian soldier shot at the National War Memorial has died.  The young reservist is from Hamilton.  His family is being notified and his name has not been released.  One shooter is confirmed dead.  He was shot by the Sergeant of Arms in the Centre Block of Parliament.  An R-C-M-P press conference is expected momentarily.

 

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