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IN PHOTOS: Moncton shooting leads to massive manhunt

Emergency response officers check a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan).
Emergency response officers check a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan).

TORONTO – Three RCMP officers were killed and two others injured when a gunman opened fire in Moncton, New Brunswick Wednesday night.

A massive manhunt for suspected gunman 24-year-old Justin Bourque ended in the early hours of Friday morning after  RCMP announced the arrest.

Earlier Thursday afternoon, more than a dozen officers surrounded an apartment complex after receiving a tip about the location of the gunman. But they withdrew, saying lead turned out to be false.

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“This is not even close to being a typical day in New Brunswick, Moncton or even in Canada,” New Brunswick RCMP Commanding Officer Roger Brown said Thursday morning.

Police said one of the injured officers remains in hospital Thursday evening; the second was released.

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Police said they won’t release the names of the victims until all family members have been notified.

Below are images of the manhunt as it unfolded in Moncton Thursday afternoon.

An Emergency Response Team member walks on the roof of a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
An Emergency Response Team member walks on the roof of a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Emergency response officers check a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan)
Emergency response officers check a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan)
A resident of a boarding house is evacuated by emergency response officers as they search a building in Moncton, N.B. on Thursday, June 5, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
A resident of a boarding house is evacuated by emergency response officers as they search a building in Moncton, N.B. on Thursday, June 5, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan Andrew Vaughan/The Canadian Press
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
An RCMP armoured vehicle moves to a location in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
An RCMP armoured vehicle moves to a location in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Emergency response officers prepare to enter a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan)
Emergency response officers prepare to enter a residence in Moncton, New Brunswick, Thursday, June 5, 2014, searching for a suspect who shot and killed three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers the day before. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Andrew Vaughan)
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Police keep watch on a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
RCMP members surround a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
RCMP members surround a house in Moncton, N.B., Thursday, June 5, 2014 as the search for a heavily armed gunman suspected to have shot three Mounties dead and injured two others continues. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
Police officers man a roadblock in Moncton, N.B. on Thursday, June 5, 2014. Three RCMP officers were killed and two injured by a gunman wearing military camouflage and wielding two guns on Wednesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Police officers man a roadblock in Moncton, N.B. on Thursday, June 5, 2014. Three RCMP officers were killed and two injured by a gunman wearing military camouflage and wielding two guns on Wednesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
A makeshift memorial takes form on the steps of Codiac RCMP headquarters in downtown Moncton, N.B. on Thursday June 5, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
A makeshift memorial takes form on the steps of Codiac RCMP headquarters in downtown Moncton, N.B. on Thursday June 5, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
N.B. RCMP Commanding officer Roger Brown wipes away tears as the Mayor of Moncton George LeBlanc (not shown) speaks during a news conference in Moncton on Thursday, June 5, 2014. At left, Codiac RCMP superintendent Marlene Snowman looks on. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison
N.B. RCMP Commanding officer Roger Brown wipes away tears as the Mayor of Moncton George LeBlanc (not shown) speaks during a news conference in Moncton on Thursday, June 5, 2014. At left, Codiac RCMP superintendent Marlene Snowman looks on. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marc Grandmaison