Two Dead in Quebec City Stabbing Rampage

Police arrest mid-20s man on suspicion of killing two, injuring five others

Police in Quebec City had warned residents to remain indoors as they hunted for a man dressed in medieval clothing and armed with a bladed weapon.

Photo: Jacques Boissinot/The Canadian Press/Associated Press

QUEBEC CITY—Police in Quebec City early Sunday arrested a man on suspicion of killing two people and injuring five others in a stabbing rampage on Halloween near the provincial legislature.

Quebec police said the man, who is in his mid-20s, was taken to a hospital. In a tweet, police said their initial information indicates the motive was personal.


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