Fredericton man charged with four counts of first degree murder

A 48-year-old Fredericton man has been charged with four counts of first degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting of four people in Fredericton on August 10, 2018.  The shooting happened at approximately 7:10 a.m. near an apartment building on Brookside Drive in Fredericton.

Matthew Vincent Raymond was charged on the morning of August 11, 2018 with the deaths of two Fredericton Police officers, 45-year-old Cst. Lawrence Robert (Robb) Costello and 43-year-old Cst. Sara Mae Helen Burns, and two Fredericton residents, 42-year-old Donald Adam Robichaud and 32-year-old Bobbie Lee Wright.

Raymond will remain in custody until a court appearance on August 27.

The investigation is continuing.  The RCMP New Brunswick’s Major Crime Unit is asking anyone with photos or video footage of what happened at Brookside Drive to upload images and video anonymously here: http://www.services3.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/ut/index-en.php