02/01/2017 04:58 EST | Updated 02/02/2018 00:12 EST

NewsAlert: Funerals in Montreal on Thursday for three of six mosque victims

Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre says a funeral service will be held in the city on Thursday afternoon for three of the six men who died in last Sunday's mosque shooting in Quebec City.

Coderre tweeted this morning the ceremony will be held at Maurice-Richard Arena for Hassane Abdelkrim, Khaled Belkacemi and Aboubaker Thabti.

There will be prayers for the three other victims.

More coming.