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Two Fredericton police officers are among four confirmed dead and one person is in custody following an early-morning shooting in a residential area.

A tweet by police said no names were being released. “Please appreciate this is a difficult time for their families and our colleagues. We will provide more [information] when we can.”

Police are telling residents to avoid the Brookside Drive area as they “investigate an ongoing incident.”

The article goes on to state the following:

Shortly before 9 a.m., 237 Brookside Drive, a residential area in Fredericton was evacuated by police.

Eyewitnesses said dozens of shots were fired after 7 a.m. on Friday.

Christopher Gill woke up to a number of police officers and the sound of gunshots outside his apartment at 237 Brookside Dr.

“I looked out the window and there were three police cars on the street just across from where I live,” he said. “I saw one cop just standing against the building … like he was waiting for somebody to come out.”

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