A timeline of events in Friday’s deadly shooting in Fredericton. All times in Atlantic time:
7:07 a.m. Local resident David MacCoubrey is awakened by the sound of three gunshots just outside his bedroom window, followed by 17 more gunshots over the next hour.
7:45 a.m. Nearby resident Travis Hrubeniuk hears a steady stream of police sirens along Brookside Drive.
7:47 a.m. Fredericton police send a tweet cautioning people to avoid the area around Brookside Drive due to an “ongoing incident.”
7:53 a.m. Police advise people living in the area to stay in their homes with doors locked.
8:17 a.m. Police tweet that there has been a shooting that caused “multiple fatalities.”
8:31 a.m. Police confirm that four people have been killed in the incident.
9:45 a.m. Police say they have one suspect in custody but continue to keep the area contained while the investigation continues.
9:49 a.m. New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant issues condolences to the victims and their families and urges residents to follow police instructions.
10:12 a.m. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sends a tweet saying his “heart goes out” to everyone affected by the shooting.
10:28 a.m. City police confirm that two of their officers are among those killed.
11:05 a.m. Police lift the lockdown on the area and say there is no further threat to the public.
11:22 a.m. Police tweet that the suspect is being treated for serious injuries related to the shooting.
The Canadian Press