Ottawa: A number of folks have been wounded in a stabbing at a public library in a Vancouver suburb on Saturday, and one suspect, who apparently acted alone, was taken into custody, Canadian police mentioned.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) mentioned “a number of victims” have been stabbed inside and out of doors the North Vancouver Library and that one suspect had been taken in custody.
It “seems this was a lone suspect,” the RCMP mentioned on Twitter, including that it was nonetheless on the lookout for “potential extra victims”.
Amy Robertson of B.C. Emergency Well being Companies mentioned six folks have been taken to the hospital and that she was unable to launch particulars on their situation, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp (CBC) reported.
“We have been driving up … and there was a girl proper beside her automobile with a 7-year-old boy, a number of stab wounds and bleeding profusely … She mentioned it was a random stabber who was operating down the road,” a witness who gave his title as Steve advised Canada’s International Information.
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