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Canada Accused in Edmonton attack to have psychiatric reviews

22:22  14 november  2017
22:22  14 november  2017 Source:   msn.com

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A judge has ordered the man accused of attacking an Edmonton police officer and four other people in two separate attacks to undergo psychiatric assessments. “From the information I’m being told, from review of the initial disclosure, it appears to me that there certainly may be issues that pertain to

The other attack victims are recovering from their injuries. A judge agreed with Sharif's lawyer that initial evidence suggests the accused 's mental health needs to be assessed. Man charged in Edmonton attack was ordered deported by U.S. in 2011.

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EDMONTON - A man facing several counts of attempted murder after a police officer was hit with a car and stabbed by an assailant is to face two psychiatric assessments.

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A man facing several counts of attempted murder after a police officer was hit with a car and stabbed by an assailant is to face two psychiatric assessments. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif was charged after a speeding car rammed through a barrier at a Canadian Football League game in Edmonton on Sept.

The 2017 Edmonton attack was a stabbing and vehicle-ramming attack that occurred in Edmonton , Alberta, Canada, on September 30, 2017. Edmonton police constable Mike Chernyk was allegedly hit and stabbed by 30-year-old Abdulahi Sharif

Abdulahi Hasan Sharif was charged after a speeding car rammed through a barrier at a Canadian Football League game in Edmonton on Sept. 30 and sent an officer flying five metres through the air.

The driver got out, pulled out a large knife and began stabbing Const. Mike Chernyk.

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Four pedestrians were hit and injured hours later when the driver of a cube van with police cars in pursuit sped down Jasper Avenue, one of Edmonton's main streets.

A judge has agreed with Sharif's lawyer that initial evidence suggests Sharif's mental health needs to be assessed.

Sharif is next to appear in court on Dec. 13.

An Islamic State flag was found in the car used in the attack, but no terrorism charges have been laid against Sharif.

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