Vancouver Island twin brothers were allegedly killed in apolice gun battleduring abank robbery attempt atSaanich. I was nominated. , B.C. ,This week.
On Saturday morning, RCMP announced the names of the two suspects. I'm 22-year-old Matthew and Duncan's Isaac Ohita Ronnie.
Police said the suspect's family was cooperating in the investigation.
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Neither brother has a criminal record, police said they were unknown to them.
"We understand who the disclosure of the names of the two deceased might answer, but to fully understand what happened and why. There are still many unresolved questions and research efforts that need to be addressed, "says RCM CPpl. Alex Belbe.
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"The motive behind the armed robbery and the subsequent shootout with the police has not yet been determined.
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Police say the two brothers are the only ones in the bank, but do not deny that others may have been involved.
Anyone who has recently interacted with either of the two will be asked to contact the RCMP's Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit.
According to police, forensic efforts are also underway in the field.
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