Incident Summary:

07/14/2017: Assailants set fire to four vehicles in Saint-Henri neighborhood, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. There were no reported casualties. No group claimed responsibility for the incident; however, source suspected that anarchists may have carried out the attack.

GTD ID:
201707140030

When:
2017-07-14

Country:
Canada

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Quebec

City:
Montreal

Location Details:
The incident occurred on Lea Roback Street in the Saint-Henri neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Vehicles
Nationality of Target Canada
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Arson/Fire
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Anarchists (suspected) No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Who is behind the anti-gentrification violence in Saint-Henri?," Yahoo! Canada, July 30, 2017."