Sargeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers receives a handshake from Canadian Prime Minister, a day after the former took down a gunman who had stormed Parliament Hill in Ottawa and opened fire.

Sargeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers receives a handshake from Canadian Prime Minister, a day after the former took down a gunman who had stormed Parliament Hill in Ottawa and opened fire.

VIDEO: Ottawa hero Kevin Vickers receives standing ovation in House of Commons

Vickers reportedly shot the gunman who stormed Parliament Hill on Wednesday, and was the sergeant-at-arms was honoured as government resumed

  • Oct. 23, 2014 8:00 a.m.



A day after he (reportedly) took down the gunman who stormed Parliament Hill in Ottawa, sergeant-at-arms Kevin Vickers was saluted with a standing ovation as the House of Commons resumed on Thursday.

Video: The Canadian Press