Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Today in Crime History: Army Corporal Denis Lortie’s Parliament Shooting Spree

On May 8, 1984, Canadian Army Corporal Denis Lortie, disgruntled and dressed in military fatigues, entered the Parliament building in Quebec City and started firing. He killed three and injured 13. His crime would later inspire another Canadian mass shooter, Marc Lepine.

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