Canada: IID Used to Ignite Fire at a Business

TRIPwire, 19 May 2022

On 18 May 2022, at approximately 0400 hours local time, Saint-Léonard firefighters responded to a local business in Montreal for a reported fire. Firefighters extinguished the blaze and discovered an improvised incendiary device (IID), described as a Molotov cocktail, at the scene. No further device details have been released. The fire caused considerable damage to the building, but no injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.