In the aftermath of the tragedy in Quebec City, Mayor Caryl Green has asked that the flags at Town Hall be flown at half-mast for three days. This symbolic gesture is intended to show solidarity and support for the the families and loved ones of the victims.
“On behalf of municipal Council, staff, and residents, I would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims.” - Mayor Caryl Green
During the night of Saturday to Sunday, a man dressed in medieval costume killed two people and injured five others in the streets of Old Quebec. Since then, the man responsible for this tragedy has been arrested by the police.