Montreal police are investigating a suspicious fire that broke out Saturday night in a commercial building in the Ahuntsic–Cartierville borough. A fire alarm went off about 12:30 a.m., activating the sprinkler system in a business on Pontgravé St. The flames started near a trade entrance door but the fire was quickly brought under control with the sprinklers and the firefighters’ intervention. … Continue Reading »
Fire alarms sounded at about 4:30 a.m. at the residence on 250 St. Raymond Blvd.
A number of residents were temporarily moved for security reasons and may be displaced for a few days, officials say.… Continue Reading »
Montreal police say they believe an overnight fire at a Saint-Leonard food distribution store was arson. Fire crews were called to the business on Magloire Street near the corner of Lafrenaie Street around midnight.
When the firefighters arrived at the scene, they saw that a window in front of the store had been broken and noticed an accelerant had been thrown inside, said Montreal police spokesperson Caroline Chèvrefils. … Continue Reading »
Police are seeking a male suspect in relation to a suspicious fire that targeted the Centre métropolitain de chirurgie in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough in Montreal, the only medical clinic in Canada that offers gender reassignment surgery.
The Queue de Cheval steakhouse was the scene of an arson attack Wednesday morning. Shortly after 4:00 a.m. someone tossed what is believed to be a Molotov cocktail into the entryway, smashing through a front door window.
The Montreal police arson squad is investigating after someone launched a Molotov cocktail into an accountant’s office in one of the city’s northeast boroughs. The building’s sprinkler system activated and quickly put out the fire, Const. Daniel Lacoursière said. No one was in the office at the time.… Continue Reading »