4th Canadian soldier dies in apparent suicide
People in Chandler and CFB Valcartier are in shock over the death of a soldier who took his own life. Sylvain Lelièvre's death follows one in Ontario, one in Manitoba, and one in Alberta that occurred within the past week. The Quebec soldier was 46 years old and had served two tours in Bosnia and one in Afghanistan.Vera Wall met Lelièvre last year when she organized a 'Welcome Home' evening for Gaspé soldiers who had fought in Afghanistan. She tells the CBC's Catou MacKinnon how she reacted to the news.
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