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At least 4 dead in 'ongoing' shooting in New Brunswick, Canada

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At least four people are dead in a shooting on a residential road in New Brunswick, Canada.

The shooting took place near the Brookside Drive area in the city of Fredericton shortly before 8 a.m. local time on Friday morning, police said.

They warned that the incident was still ongoing, and tweeted that people should “avoid the area and stay in their homes with doors locked at this time for their safety.”

Nick Moore, a reporter at the CTV television network, described hearing what sounded like four gunshots over the course of a few minutes. He included this video from the scene:

Police, firefighters, and paramedics are at the scene, Canadian broadcaster CBC reported.

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