Police are asking residents of a Gaspésie town to lock their doors and stay away from windows.
Quebec's Ministry of Public Security sent out a provincewide alert about an "armed and dangerous suspect" in the town of Saint-Elzéar in Quebec's Gaspésie region.
A 3:27 p.m. tweet from the Sûreté du Québec (misstating the town name) indicated the suspect was near the intersection of chemin Central and Route de l'Est. The provincial police force warned nearby residents to lock their doors and stay away from windows.
\u201c#Alerte MENACE IMMINENTE \u00e0 Saint-Elz\u00e9ar\nDescription du suspect \nTaille :1,78 m (5 pi 10 po)\nPoids :82 kg (138 lb)\nCheveux :Bruns\nYeux :verts\nParticularit\u00e9 :Arm\u00e9 pourrait \u00eatre dangereux\nDescription vestimentaire: Jeans, haut noirs logo Jack Daniels, bottes de moto\nSi aper\u00e7u, 911\u201d— S\u00fbret\u00e9 du Qu\u00e9bec (@S\u00fbret\u00e9 du Qu\u00e9bec) 1662146869
Police also released a photo and description of the suspect, a 5'10" individual with brown hair, green eyes, jeans and a shirt with a Jack Daniels logo.
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