Man arrested in Quebec after two killed and five injured in Halloween stabbings

Police in Quebec City have arrested a man on suspicion of killing two people in a stabbing spree on Halloween.
Another five victims have been taken to a hospital, however, there was no immediate word on their conditions, Canadian media reports.

The provincial police earlier said they were looking for a man dressed in medieval clothing and armed with a bladed weapon who had left “multiple victims”.

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The attacks happened near the Parliament Hill area.
The suspect was arrested shortly before 1am and police are asking those in the area to remain indoors. A possible motive for the attacks was not known.


Quebec City Police spokesperson Etienne Doyon told the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation that the suspect is a man in his mid-20s.

Source : Sky News