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Young man, possibly Native, killed in vicious attack

A young man described as Native was killed in a brutal attack on a Greyhound bus in Manitoba on Wednesday night.

The man was stabbed repeatedly before he was decapitated, witnesses said. Passengers watched in horror as the attack unfolded as the bus was traveling from to Winnipeg, Manitoba, from Edmonton, Alberta.

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police took a man in custody in connection with the incident. Witnesses said he appeared calm as he attacked the victim.

The RCMP is not confirming any of the details of the attack.

Get the Story:
Man stabbed, beheaded on Manitoba bus (The Winnipeg Free Press and Brandon Sun 7/31)
Man stabbed, beheaded on bus to Winnipeg from Edmonton (The Globe and Mail 7/31)
Man decapitates passenger aboard Greyhound bus in Manitoba: witness (CBC 7/31)