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At least six people are injured after suspect stabs victims at Vancouver library 

One particular person is useless and at least six people have been wounded in a mass stabbing at a Canadian library.  

Police say ‘a number of victims’ had been stabbed inside and out of doors Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver on Saturday afternoon.

At least six victims had been taken to the hospital with stab wounds and and one particular person has been confirmed useless, Global News reported.  

The suspect has been taken into custody and it’s believed he acted alone, in line with police.  

First responders are seen exterior the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver, B.C. Saturday after a number of people had been stabbed inside and out of doors the constructing

Police say 'multiple victims' were stabbed within and outside Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver on Saturday afternoon

Police say ‘a number of victims’ had been stabbed inside and out of doors Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver on Saturday afternoon

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer speaks with a woman while sitting on the curb outside the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer speaks with a girl whereas sitting on the curb exterior the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday

At least six victims were taken to the hospital with stab wounds and and one person has been confirmed dead

At least six victims had been taken to the hospital with stab wounds and and one particular person has been confirmed useless

Video taken on the scene, and posted on Twitter, reveals the obvious attacker injuring himself with a knife earlier than he is swarmed with officers and arrested. 

‘I used to be within the library neighborhood room and simply exterior, immediately, we hear yelling and everybody stopped and stared, everybody began working out the aspect door,’ witness Mary Craver instructed Global News.

‘I simply began working too. We ran all the way in which to the mall.’ 

Ethan Jackson, who works at a dental office close by, described listening to a girl scream then seeing a person mendacity on the bottom exterior overlaying his face, surrounded by blood. 

RCMP officers speak with a person inside the foyer at the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver

RCMP officers communicate with an individual contained in the lobby at the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver

Eleven ambulances reported to the scene, plus two additional emergency vehicles, at the first reports of the stabbings

 Eleven ambulances reported to the scene, plus two extra emergency automobiles, at the primary studies of the stabbings

People stand near an Royal Canadian Mounted Police vehicle blocking the road not far from the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, March 27

People stand close to an Royal Canadian Mounted Police car blocking the highway not removed from the Lynn Valley Library, in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, March 27

Ethan Jackson, who works at a dental office nearby, described hearing a woman scream then seeing a man lying on the ground outside covering his face, surrounded by blood

Ethan Jackson, who works at a dental office close by, described listening to a girl scream then seeing a person mendacity on the bottom exterior overlaying his face, surrounded by blood

Another witness, who solely gave his title as Steve, stated he noticed a girl with a seven-year-old boy who had a number of knife wounds and was ‘bleeding profusely.’

Eleven ambulances reported to the scene, plus two extra emergency automobiles, at the primary studies of the stabbings. 

Mayor of District of North Vancouver, Mike Little, praised the ‘fast motion and wonderful teamwork’ of the emergency companies and despatched ‘our absolute best needs to the victims and their households, who had been simply out on their common Saturday business.’ 

‘Lynn Valley and the entire District of North Vancouver is a close-knit, quiet neighborhood. An incident like that is deeply upsetting when it occurs locally we love,’ Little stated.  

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