Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was identified by his aunt as soldier shot, killed in Ottawa today, the Globe & Mail reports. He was a member of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders regiment. His aunt told the Globe & Mail he was training to join the Canada Border Services Agency. A suspect was also killed in the shooting.
Reuters is naming Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as a possible suspect in the shooting.
Canadian police are investigating a man named as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as a possible suspect in the shootings around parliament, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
Two U.S. officials said that U.S. agencies have been advised that the shooter was a Canadian convert to Islam. One of the officials said that the man was from Quebec.