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Four people are dead and two critically injured after a stabbing spree early Saturday morning in Akulivik, an Inuit community of 600 in Nunavik, Que., 1,700km northwest of Montreal.
According a press release by Quebec’s Independent Investigation Bureau, a 19-year-old entered three different residences and allegedly fatally stabbed three people, including a child, 10.
The suspect was then shot to death after trying to enter a fourth residence by the local police force.
The press release said police shot the suspect once and then again the suspect approached the police with a knife.
An eight-person team from the Independent Investigation Bureau is heading to investigate the matter.
The Kativik regional police identified the suspect as Illutak Anautak.
More to come