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Arson squad investigates after suitcase found burning in building

MONTREAL – The arson squad is investigating a suspicious fire in an apartment building in Montreal’s Park Extension neighbourhood.

The fire broke at out around 9:30 p.m. 93 more words

Crime

Internal Montreal police investigation leads to fifth arrest

Montreal police internal investigators have arrested a fifth member of their own force.

The latest is tied to the July 7 arrest of four officers. The investigation started in December 2015 after red flags were noted in their activities working with informants. 145 more words

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Suspect in custody after gunshot fired into crowd at Parc Jean-Drapeau

MONTREAL – A 31-year-old man appeared in court Monday after a woman was injured when a gunshot was fired into a crowd on Île-Sainte-Hélène Saturday evening. 132 more words

Crime

Violent arrest of blind man sparks call for inquiry

Vecqueth Stephenson says he didn’t know what hit him when police slammed him on the ground, stood on his head and back and charged him with assaulting a peace officer. 514 more words

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Bedrooms ransacked and jewelry stolen during Île-Bizard break-in

Everyone headed out to work and school at 9:15 a.m. on June 16. When the son returned to the family home on Triolet St. in Île-Bizard at 3:30 p.m., he noticed the back patio door was broken and that the bedrooms had been ransacked. 96 more words

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Beware of fraudulent asphalt contractor in Pierrefonds

Montreal Police are warning Pierrefonds residents about a fraudulent asphalt contractor who is making the rounds in the region.

Last month, the contractor was hired by a homeowner on London St. 133 more words

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Bike whisked away in broad daylight

A cyclist did the right thing and used a lock to secure his bicycle before heading to a restaurant in Île-Bizard on June 21.

To no avail. 69 more words

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