October 22, 2014
This grayhair is Kevin Vickers, Sergeant at Arms for the Canadian House of Commons. A gunman penetrated the Parliament building today, and Vickers shot him dead.
Good job, sir! He seems to take the "at arms" part of his title seriously!
UPDATE: He was in the RCMP for 29 years, so presumably he's been trained to shoot. I wonder what he used? Is a pistol part of his standard uniform? (Or a shoulder holster under that coat?)
UPDATE: Next day, Vickers received a standing ovation from Parliament.
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