It has been confirmed that soldier was killed in today’s shooting at Canada’s National War Memorial in Ottawa:
CBC News has confirmed the Ottawa shooting victim is Nathan Cirillo, 24, a reservist serving in Hamilton from the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada regiment.
Ottawa police announced at a press conference Wednesday that the soldier shot while guarding the National War Memorial had died.
On Sunday, Cirillo posed for a picture with a visitor to the memorial:
Our thoughts and prayers are with his family as well as those who were injured.