Friday, July 2, 2010

Explosion hit Quebec military recruitment centre

By The Canadian Press

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Qc - An explosion tore through a Canadian Forces recruitment centre in Trois-Rivieres, Que., early today after police received a bomb threat.

Police said there were no casualties from the explosion as the centre was closed when it happened around 3 a.m.

Police confirmed that a bomb threat was received about 20 minutes before the blast. No one has claimed responsibility.

The glass doors of the centre were blown out and police have sent a bomb squad and a canine unit to the scene.

A large security perimeter has been erected around the building which is near a bus station and a large hotel.

The Surete du Quebec is investigating


1 comment:

  1. This was an act of terrorism, therefore these individuals should be treated as terrorist.