The 20-year-old charged in the fatal truck attack of a Muslim family in London, Ont., appeared in court via video link from the Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre this morning and asked to apply for legal aid.
Four members of the Muslim family killed nearly a week ago in a hit-and-run attack will be honoured at a public funeral today in London, Ont. A local imam who will lead the service for the Afzaal family believes the service is a crucial step in healing a grief-sticken community.
A few thousand people are marching in London, Ont., on Friday night in a multi-faith gathering intended to show support and solidarity in response to a June 6 attack that killed four members of a Muslim family.
The public is encouraged to attend the following events to mourn and pay tribute to the lives lost while also pushing for change.