Iqaluit stand off closes schools

APTN National News
An armed stand-off in Iqaluit is into its second day.

Police have surrounded an are of the town called Happy Valley.

APTN’s Kent Driscoll talked to one woman who is trapped behind the police line.

 

Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.