The Canadian Press

2014-10-22 | Ottawa Shooting

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On October 22nd, a gunman opened fire at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, killing ceremonial Honor Guard reservist Corporal Nathan Cirillo. The gunman then commandeered an idling ministerial car and drove to nearby Parliament Hill's Centre Block, where he injured a guard at the front doors, then engaged security forces in a gunfight before being killed by sergeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers in the Hall of Honor near the unlocked meeting rooms where Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair were addressing their respective caucuses. Canadian Press reporter Jennifer Ditchburn described the scene at the National War Memorial.

Date: 2014-10-22
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 19 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << paramedics were furiously pumping the chest of a Canadian Forces member right on the steps of the war memorial police were yelling at reporters and bystanders to get back that the shooter hasn't been caught yet there was a lot of chaos here people didn't really know what was going on >>