The National War Memorial in Ottawa, pictured on Monday September 12, 2011. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Fred Chartrand.
There has been a shooting at the War Memorial on Parliament Hill.
Unconfirmed reports say a soldier was shot.
There are also reports of shots fired inside the Parliament buildings.
Parliament Hill Bureau Chief Cormac Mac Sweeney was in Parliament Hill at the time of the shooting.
Shots fired on parliament hill after a man walked up with a gun. I'm locked in a security office on parliament hill
— Cormac Mac Sweeney (@cmaconthehill) October 22, 2014