La Loche, the Canadian Town Where 4 Were Killed, Has a Bleak History

January 23, 2016 11:21 PM

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La Loche, the Canadian Town Where 4 Were Killed, Has a Bleak History

OTTAWA — Sudden deaths in La Loche, Saskatchewan, where shootings at two locations left four people dead and seven wounded on Friday, are an all too familiar event. But before Friday, suicide was the main cause of such deaths.

The police on Saturday offered few additional details about the shootings. The 17-year-old suspect, whose motive has not been revealed, remains in the custody of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who said they had also seized a weapon. The police said the suspect, whose identity cannot be disclosed...

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