Ottawa hospital says received 3 patients, 2 in stable condition

by Reuters
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 17:11 GMT

Oct 22 (Reuters) - Ottawa Hospital received three patients, two of whom are in stable condition, following shootings in the Canadian capital on Wednesday, a hospital spokeswoman said in an emailed statement.

A Canadian soldier was shot at the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa and a suspected gunman was shot and killed in the nearby parliament buildings, media and witnesses reported. Buildings throughout downtown Ottawa remained locked down. (Reporting by Solarina Ho; Editing by Peter Galloway)

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