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The Quebec City Terrorist Attack Shooter Has Been Identified (12 Photos)

The province's most wanted.
The Quebec City Terrorist Attack Shooter Has Been Identified (12 Photos)

It's official, the suspected shooter from Sunday night's terrorist attack in Sainte-Foy has been identified.

The suspect is named Alexandre Bissonette.

READ ALSO: Quebec City’s “Terrorist Attack” Shooting Has Changed The Province Forever (20 Tweets)

According to an inspector from the Service de Police de la Ville de Québec, he actually called 911, mentioned he was armed and seemed to want to collaborate with police.

A spokesperson for the SQ claims the suspect ws unknown to police, and they do not believe there was anyone else involved.

Here are the photos. (taken from Facebook)


We will update this article once more information becomes available.

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