Keeton Michel Gagnon, has stabbed Nicholas Ozoechi Nwonye, a Nigerian living in Canada, to death. Nwonye, who relocated from Nigeria to Canada with his wife and three children was stabbed in the chest and abdomen on the westbound platform of the City Hall LRT station in Calgary on Friday evening.
The 46-year-old was said to have only commenced his studies in the country four weeks ago. He was rushed to hospital after the incident but died later.
Gagnon, 39, was arrested by police shortly after the incident while he was trying to escape the scene in an eastbound train. He has been charged with second-degree murder.