Peel Police Release Update On Motive For Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Police are still looking for the suspects.
Peel Police Release Update On Motive For Mississauga Restaurant Bombing

Last Thursday a bomb went off at the Bombay Bhel restaurant in Mississauga around 10:30 at night

Police are currently still looking for 2 suspects they believe were responsible for setting the explosive device. 

It appears though that those were responsible were not acting as part of a terrorism plot.  

There was no mention of terrorism. Don’t spread fear. They kept our vehicles but we were all released without any questioning. I guess I’ll update when I get my truck. pic.twitter.com/jm1WEvE5nl

May 25, 2018

While police are not ruling anything out they say that right now it looks as if this was an isolated incident. 

They also have been unable to find any link that would qualify what happened as a hate crime either. 

A total of 15 people suffered injuries in the explosion but everyone has since been released from hospital.   

No one was killed as a result of the blast.

2 suspects attended the scene, detonated an Improvised Explosive Device within the restaurant. Several injured were taken to local hospital and 3 in critical condition were taken to a Toronto Trauma Centre. pic.twitter.com/yzCT59UVN6

May 25, 2018

Police are currently looking for 2 unnamed suspects, the first one is described as five-foot-10-inches to six-feet tall, mid-20s and having a stocky build. This man was last seen wearing dark blue jeans, a dark zip-up hoodie pulled over his head, a light grey baseball hat and black cloth covering his face.  

Two parties fled the scene immediately after the incident. 1st described as male, 5’10-6feet, stocky build, mid-20s, light skin, wearing dark blue jeans, dark zip up hoodie pulled over head, baseball cap with light grey peak, face covered with black cloth material.

May 25, 2018

The second man is between five-feet-nine-inches and five-feet-10-inches tall and having a thin build. He was last seen wearing faded blue jeans, a dark zip-up hoodie pulled over his head, a grey T-shirt, dark-coloured skate shoes. This man’s face was also covered.  

2nd male described as 5’9”-5’10”, fair skin, thin build, faded blue jeans, dark zip-up hoodie hood pulled over head, grey t-shirt, dark coloured skate shoes, face covered. Looking for public’s assistance in identifying the parties that fled following the explosion.

May 25, 2018

Anyone with any information about how these men are asked to contact 12 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-453-2121 ext. 1233. 

Source: Global News

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