Three Police Officers Murdered in Canada

BBC – A manhunt is under way in the Canadian city of Moncton, New Brunswick, after three police officers were shot dead and two wounded.

Police said they were searching for Justin Bourque, 24, who was “armed and dangerous”, andtweeted a picture of a suspect with weapons.

Officials have warned people to stay inside and lock their doors.

A police officer told the Associated Press news agency the search was concentrated around two streets.

The two wounded Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, a police spokesman said.

Police said they were still actively looking for the suspect.

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