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Mass murder in Nova Scotia Canada.

Investigators have released more information about the movements of the gunman who went on a shooting rampage across rural Nova Scotia, killing 22 people.

Here is a timeline of the events that took place on April 18 and 19. The information is based on statements from the RCMP and interviews.

Saturday, April 18

Prior to 10 p.m. — Gabriel Wortman assaults and binds his longtime girlfriend in Portapique, a community of about 100 people 40 kilometres west of Truro.

At some point, she escapes and hides in the woods overnight.

10:01 p.m. — Police receive a 911 call about a shooting in rural Portapique, N.S.

10:26 p.m. — Officers arrive in Portapique and find bodies on the roads and in homes as well as buildings on fire. A surviving gunshot victim says the gunman is driving a police cruiser.

There are seven separate locations in Portapique where 13 victims are found dead. According to interviews and property records, the victims are:

Jamie and Greg Blair
Peter and Joy Bond
Corrie Ellison
Lisa McCully
Jolene Oliver, Aaron Tuck and their daughter 17-year-old Emily Tuck
Dawn Madsen and Frank Gulenchyn
Elizabeth Joanne Thomas and John Zahl


10:35 p.m. — A witness sees a vehicle believed to be the gunman’s leaving Portapique through a field.

11:12 p.m. — The gunman arrives at an industrial area in Debert, about 26 kilometres from the scene of the shootings.

11:32 p.m. — Nova Scotia RCMP announce on Twitter they are responding to a firearms complaint in Portapique and ask people to avoid the area and lock their doors.

RCMP issue no public alert or additional statement on Twitter for eight hours.

Sunday, April 19

5:43 a.m. — The gunman leaves Debert before daybreak.

6:29 a.m. — He is seen on video entering the Wentworth area, roughly 60 kilometres north of Portapique. He heads to a home on Hunter Road, where he kills two men and a woman, believed to be Alanna Jenkins, Sean McLeod and their neighbour Tom Bagley.

He remains at the victims’ home “for some time,” according to police. Around this same time, his common-law spouse comes out of hiding and calls 911, telling police Wortman assaulted her before the killing rampage, has several firearms and that he is wearing an authentic RCMP uniform and driving a replica RCMP vehicle.

8:02 a.m. — RCMP say on Twitter the Portapique situation involves an active shooter.

8:54 a.m. — RCMP release a photo of the gunman on Twitter and say he is considered armed and dangerous.

9:43 a.m. — The gunman is spotted at Highway 4 and Highway 426. He kills a woman, believed to be Lillian Hyslop, who is walking along the highway in Wentworth Valley area.

9:48 a.m. — Police say the gunman drives south to a home on Highway 4 in the Glenholme area. The residents call 911, saying they know the shooter. They do not answer the door, and he eventually leaves.

9:57 a.m. — Video captures the gunman driving east in Debert.

10:04 a.m. — RCMP tweet that people should avoid Highway 4 in Glenholme, as the gunman is in the area.

10:08 a.m. — Wortman arrives in Debert. He pulls over a car and kills the driver. He continues along Highway 4 and does the same to a second driver. The victims are believed to be Kristen Beaton and Heather O’Brien.

10:16-10:20 a.m. — The gunman is captured on video passing through Truro; he takes Highway 2 to Millbrook.

10:17 a.m. — Police share publicly for the first time, via Twitter, that the gunman may be driving a vehicle that looks like an RCMP cruiser and wearing what appears to be an RCMP uniform.

10:25 a.m. — The assailant stops at Millbrook fire station, gets out of vehicle, removes his jacket and puts on a reflective vest, then continues south on Highway 2 through Hilden.

10:32 a.m. — The gunman is seen on video taken at a Brookfield Esso station.

10:49 a.m. — Police say RCMP Const. Heidi Stevenson and Const. Chad Morrison were working during this time in Enfield. The gunman pulls up alongside and shoots Morrison, but not fatally. He heads south on Highway 2 and collides head-on with Stevenson.

He fatally shoots Stevenson and takes her weapon. A bystander, believed to be Joey Webber, arrives to help but is killed by the gunman. The gunman takes Webber’s silver SUV.


11:06 a.m. — RCMP tweet the gunman is travelling south on Highway 102 from Brookfield. He arrives at the home of a female acquaintance, believed to be Gina Goulet. He kills her and leaves, driving her Mazda 3.

11:23 a.m. — The gunman exits the highway and stops at Irving Big Stop gas station, about 100 kilometres south of Portapique.

11:26 a.m. — Driving south on Highway 102, the gunman stops at the Irving Big Stop gas station in Enfield, about 100 kilometres south of Portapique, to refuel.

RCMP say tactical officers also arrived to refuel, and there is an encounter with the gunman. Wortman was shot dead by police at 11:26 a.m.








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Post time 2020-4-30 22:05:23 |Display all floors
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Canadian NATO helicopter crash.

Published Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:47AM EDT


TORONTO -- The first victim of a Canadian military helicopter crash off the coast of Greece has been identified.

Sub-Lt. Abbigail Cowbrough was on board the CH-148 Cyclone when it disappeared over the Ionian Sea during a NATO training exercise on Wednesday, according to Facebook posts from her parents and the church she attended.

The helicopter, which had been deployed onboard the Halifax-class frigate HMCS Fredericton, lost contact during an Allied exercise over the Ionian Sea on Wednesday, according to the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). The Canadian military hasn’t said how many people were on board the helicopter, but they said they have contacted all of the victims’ primary family members.

Early Thursday morning, Shane Cowbrough confirmed that his daughter Abbigail was among the victims.

“I am broken and gutted,” he wrote in a Facebook post. “There are no words. You made me forever proud. I will love you always, and miss you in every moment. You are the bright light in my life taken far too soon.”

Tanya Cowbrough, Abbigail’s mother, also shared the devastating news on her Facebook page.

“My beautiful daughter has been in a military accident and passed away. She will no longer pipe her songs to all those that loves her,” she wrote. “The very beating no fluttering of my heart has stoped. Nothing can replace her.”

The Regal Heights Baptist Church in Dartmouth, N.S. posted about Abbigail Cowbrough’s death in a Facebook post early Thursday morning.

“Our church family has lost a wonderful woman,” the post read. “Our prayers are with her family, and all those who have lost a loved one in this tragic accident.”

The church also shared two photos of Abbigail Cowbrough. In one, she can be seen playing the bagpipes during a Remembrance Day ceremony in Dartmouth last year. The other photo shows Abbigail Cowbrough aboard the HMCS Fredericton, which she sent to the church to show them where she was spending quarantine during the pandemic.

Greece’s state broadcaster, ERT, initially reported that a Canadian helicopter went down between Italy and Greece. The outlet later said that one body has been found and five others were missing.

Cyclone helicopters typically carry four crew members, including two pilots, a tactical operator and a sensor operator. There is usually also room for several other passengers aboard the helicopter.

According to the Canadian Armed Forces website, the HMCS Fredericton left Halifax for Europe in January as part of Operation Reassurance, which aims to “reinforce NATO’s collective defence” and show solidarity with allied countries in Central and Eastern Europe.

The ship visited Italy in March and was supposed to travel to Greece and the Black Sea as one of eight warships in NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 2, which provides a military presence in the Mediterranean Sea.

On Thursday, Greek Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, expressed his condolences about the incident.

“I express my grief over the crash of the Canadian helicopter in the Ionian Sea last night,” he told parliament on Thursday.

Mitsotakis added that he intended to call Prime Minister Justin Trudeau later in the day to extend his sympathies.

With files from CTVNews.ca’s Ben Cousins and The Canadian Press  
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Post time 2020-5-2 15:58:17 |Display all floors
Nobody gives two hoots about whatever mess the dudes over there made again ... lol
Believe it or not, it's true.

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Liononthehunt Post time: 2020-5-2 02:58
Nobody gives two hoots about whatever mess the dudes over there made again ... lol

Looks that way, too many people are concerned about conspiracy theories or crying about 5g.
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Saul Post time: 2020-6-2 19:49
Looks that way, too many people are concerned about conspiracy theories or crying about 5g.

Never could I figure why uncle Sam is so determent to eliminate Huawei.

  By the time he and his followers agree NOT to use 5G, Huawei is beaming 6G from China's mobile secure quantum satellite communications stations weighting in at about 80 kilograms and small enough to be installed on top of a car.

   China’s Quantum Science Satellite, nicknamed Mozi was launched in 2016.
His offspring's will make uncle Sam pull his hair out since worldwide mobilization, he and his underlings were unable to stop Huawei's 5G.

Comparing 5G with sending and receiving secure quantum communications by satellite would be similar  to compare the flash of a match with Luxembourg city of Kirchberg hit a lightning bolt in 1807 while Luxembourg was occupied by Napoleon’s army.

   A quantum nanosatellite will be launched in the next two years, targeting commercial clients...

     Dear me, how will uncle Sam and his underlings (should he have any left by then) react...


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emanreus Post time: 2020-6-3 03:07
Never could I figure why uncle Sam is so determent to eliminate Huawei.

  By the time he and his  ...

Good for you, have a cookie

I guess we will just sit around and wait for all these great things you promise.

But then again, you have a crappy track record.
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Post time 2020-6-4 14:25:42 |Display all floors
Saul Post time: 2020-6-3 19:44
Good for you, have a cookie

I guess we will just sit around and wait for all these great t ...

hummer.jpg

Thanks,

   I stopped having cookies some 50 years back, 'bout the same time I did away with smoking. And proud of it ...

  Uncle Sam is rather using his Jeeps with machine guns mounted on the rooftop to keep control of that oil and gas from the Countries he 'Regime changed' trying to stop the collapse of the greenback...

  At this very moment same gun turret jeeps made by Hummer are seen in American cities...
    I doubt 'god' will send them into action, if he does-the American empire will be hastened to follow  Great Britain...



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