Ottawa Police are now reporting that one person was killed and three seriously injured in this morning’s shooting in the centre of the city about a kilometre from Parliament Hill.
Officers responded to a call reporting several gunshots on Gilmour between Bank and Kent at about 7:30 this morning.
Upon their arrival they found several injured individuals.
Acting Insp. Francois D’Aoust says police believe the shooting was targeted and there was no active gunman as was originally reported.
Police in Ottawa are now looking for a suspect.
Paramedics said three people were taken to hospital in serious condition.
With files from Canadian Press.