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

Active situation: Shooting leaves four dead in F

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

At least four people are dead after an early-morning shooting in a residential area of Fredericton.

The incident in the capital of the Canadian province New Brunswick is still ongoing.

Fredericton Police said they were responding to the incident in the Brookside Drive area.

Several police, firefighters and paramedics are at the scene.

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They're also asking people to refrain from calling the police station because of the high volume of calls.

"Police continue to on scene of a shooting on Brookside Drive".

"The public is asked to avoid the area and stay in their homes with doors locked at this time for their safety", Fredericton police said. They confirmed in a tweet there were four fatalities. The police said in a tweet that there were "at least four people killed", but provided few other details other than to say the incident was ongoing. More information will be available when we can.

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