Gabriel Wortman Wiki – Gabriel Wortman Biography
Gabriel Wortman, 51, has been identified by RCMP as the suspect in their active shooter investigation in Portapique, N.S., on April 19, 2020.
A nearby hospital has been put on lockdown, according to local media, after authorities were alerted to an active shooter at around 11.30 pm on Saturday.
Gabriel Wortman Age
He is 51 years old.
Nova Scotia RCMP are searching
Nova Scotia RCMP are searching for a shooting suspect, 51-year-old Gabriel Wortman, around the community of Portapique in Colchester County. He is described as armed and dangerous, and residents are advised to remain inside with doors locked following an incident that began late on Saturday night. – RCMP – Contributed
Earlier, just before 9 a.m. on Sunday, they identified the shooter as 51-year-old Wortman, and reported there are “several victims in the incident.” He is considered armed and dangerous, and residents are urged not to approach him if they see him. His description is that of a white man, bald, between 6’2 and 6’3 with green eyes.
Gabriel Wortman Police First Report
Police first reported the incident Saturday night just after 11:30 p.m., saying they’d responded to a firearms complaint in the area of Portapique Beach Road, Bay Shore Road and Five Houses Road. Just after 8 a.m., they were advising residents to remain on lockdown and stay away from the area bordered by those three roads and the No. 2 Hwy.
At the same time, there are also reports of a number of suspicious fires being set in the area, and a security lockdown at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre in Truro as a result of the ongoing situation.
Residents in the Portapique area are advised to remain secure indoors and call 911 if they see any suspicious persons outside or on their property.
Police in the eastern province of Nova Scotia identified a suspect and warned that he is “armed and dangerous,” adding that people should not approach him. Gabriel Wortman, 51, is believed to be “armed and dangerous.” The Royal Canadian Mounted Police wrote on Twitter: “Gabriel Wortman, 51, is the suspect in our active shooting investigation in #Portapique. There are several victims. “He is considered armed and dangerous. If you see him, call 911. DO NOT go near him. He is described as a white, bald, 6’2-6’3 man with green eyes.”
Gabriel Wortman Shooting story
On Sunday morning the police wrote, “Call 911 if there is someone on your property.” And the officers continued: “You may not see the police but we are there with you.” RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Lisa Croteau says the public is also being asked to avoid the Portapique Beach Road, Bay Shore Road and Five Houses Road along Cobequid Bay in Colchester County. Ms. Croteau told CBC: “If possible, go to the basement, we have a situation in development, a person with a gun, and we would like everyone to stay safe and we will provide more updates when they become available.” Mike MacKay, who lives in Portapique, said the situation is “very uncomfortable” and that he didn’t sleep at night after seeing police cars on Portapique Beach Road around 11:30 pm Saturday.