BREAKING: "Dozens" of shots fired in Canada's Parliament after gunman entered main door, Ottawa journalist says. http://t.co/qsAnGNqBEw— CNN International (@cnni) October 22, 2014
Terrifying, infuriating. Second attack upon a Canadian soldier in Canada in less than a week. My thoughts are with the families of both.— Jay Baruchel (@BaruchelNDG) October 22, 2014
BREAKING: Canadian PM Stephen Harper was evacuated from Parliament and is safe, his press secretary tweets. http://t.co/qsAnGNqBEw— CNN International (@cnni) October 22, 2014
a lone gunman has shot a soldier at the canadian parliament this morning. the parliament has been put under lockdown and is currently being searched. situation is currently ongoing and post is going to be updated.
update 1: there is more than one gunman.
BREAKING: Two or three gunmen were involved in shooting at Canada war memorial, Ottawa police say. http://t.co/qsAnGNqBEw— CNN International (@cnni) October 22, 2014
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Ottawa buildings in lockdown include US embassy, Chateau Laurier hotel, Canadian Parliament, Rideau shopping centre http://t.co/TOEf6woO7o— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) October 22, 2014
BREAKING: President Obama has been briefed on the situation in Ottawa, White House official says. http://t.co/qsAnGNqBEw— CNN International (@cnni) October 22, 2014
Police appear to be trying to secure the area around the Rideau Centre after reports of gunshots there earlier. Vassy Kapelos, a journalist with Canada's Global National radio station, tweets: Total pandemonium near rideau centre. Police screaming for everyone to leave - we are.
Reports of a shooting at Rideau Centre have misstated the shooting location.— Rideau Centre (@RideauCentre) October 22, 2014
CNN.com story. source, CNN international twitter