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Unconfirmed Report of Death in Quebec City Protests

21 April 01-- A report that is still waiting confirmation says that an activist was shot and killed by police firing rubber bullets today.
There is a report that an unnamed man has been shot in the throat with a rubber bullet. Rumors abound that that person has subsequently died. Medics have stated that this did indeed occur, but details remain unclear. CMAQ journalists are currently attempting to gain more information on this event. The RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) say that there is no death report currently. Major online newswires have yet to report on the alleged death. Word from the street says that the Black Bloc has heard of this incident and is throwing molotov cocktails at the police, but that also remains without confirmation.

More details as they begun available.



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