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Two dead following attack by ‘swordsman in medieval clothes’ in Canada

A swordsman dressed in medieval clothing has killed two people and wounded five others in an attack in Quebec City on Halloween night.

The attacks occurred in multiple locations in the Old Quebec neighborhood, near the tourist hotspot Chateau Frontenac and the National Assembly, the Quebec provincial parliament.

The suspect, a man in his 20s, was arrested and detained by Police.

Police asked city residents to stay inside with the doors locked while their investigation was under way, with several neighborhoods cordoned off with a heavy police presence.

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