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Quebec Inuit village in shock after 3 fatal stabbings, followed by police shooting


Akulivik, Que., is a village of less than 1,000 people located on the shores of the Hudson Bay, 1,700 kilometres from Montreal. (Makivik Corporation/Submitted to CBC News)

Police in Akulivik shot and killed the suspect as he attempted to break into another home

By Brennan Neill, Antoni Nerestant, Jonathan Montpetit, CBC News June 10, 2017

A remote ​northern Quebec community is reeling after a fatal police shooting brought an end to a series of stabbings that left three residents dead and critically injured two others. Read the rest of this entry