August 2, 2021


World News

Police deployed at Montreal Ubisoft office after ‘hoax’ 911 call

Police forces were deployed near the Ubisoft Canada offices in Montreal on Friday, following a 911 call that was later confirmed by the city’s police to be a hoax. Mounted police officers and police helicopters were seen moving near the Ubisoft Canada building, as surrounding streets were cordoned off amid initial reports of a possible hostage situation with employees barricaded on the roof. Montreal police later said no threat was found on the scene. According to reports citing police, the incident was caused by a prank 911 call. (