The gesture was organized by Sikh Youth of Victoria in the wake of the New Zealand mosque attacks that killed 50 people.
One gun owner tweeted that he doesn’t believe his country needs guns and later dropped his off at the police station.
A vigil will begin at 6 p.m. at the corner of Richmond Street and Central Avenue.
The suspected gunman in New Zealand’s mosque attacks is lucid and understands the situation facing him, the lawyer assigned to handle his case told media on Monday.
At vigils across the Lower Mainland this weekend, Muslims joined with people of all faiths to express their sorrow and resolve.
“The primary aim of the activity is to formally obtain material that may assist New Zealand Police in their ongoing investigation,” the Australian Federal Police and NSW Police said in a joint statement.
Police said Sunday that a 22-year-old man has been charged under New Zealand’s Films Videos and Publications Classification Act, under which is it an offence to possess “an objectionable publication.”
The Prime Minister’s Office says Trudeau told Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern that Canada shares New Zealand’s feelings of grief and loss, recalling the 2017 Quebec City mosque shooting.
Kevin Vickers says if his experience confronting and ultimately killing an Ottawa gunman in 2014 taught him anything, it was the need to maintain hope.
Hundreds attended a vigil at Calgary City Hall to condemn bigotry after the New Zealand mosque attack killed 50.