Canada: Explosive Device Used in ATM Attack

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Fri, 10/14/2022 - 15:47

TRIPwire, 14 October 2022

On 12 October 2022, at approximately 0400 hours local time, Ottawa Police Service officers responded to a bank ATM kiosk on Merivale Road after unidentified suspects functioned an explosive device at an ATM. No further device details have been released. The Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive (CBRNE) team and the HAZMAT unit responded to assist. No injuries were reported, but the ATM and business next door were damaged. The investigation is ongoing.