Reported Hostage Situation at Ubisoft Montreal

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Reported Hostage Situation at Ubisoft Montreal
Sources: GameRant / Shacknews / PostMillennial

It would appear that there is a hostage situation going on at the Ubisoft offices in Montreal, Canada. Various corners of social media have reported that the office building on Saint Laurent in Montreal's Mile End area has been surrounded by police and there may be numerous employees inside.

The report came from French paper Journal de Montreal, as well as The Post Millennial, who compiled a number of tweets and social media posts suggesting a hostage situation taking place at Ubisoft Montreal. An unverified tweet from Yara El Soueidi, writer for Cult MTL, claimed that a friend of hers that is an Ubisoft employee claimed their co-workers are currently hiding under their desks. Further tweets from others show the police already arrived on the scene and were in the process of restricting access to the area.

There are reports of dozens of people being held hostage in the Ubisoft building on Saint Laurent in Montreal's Mile End area.

This according to the Journal de Montreal.

Police are currently on the scene.

An unverified tweet from Yara El Soueidi, writer for Cult MTL, says that people inside are hiding under their desks, according to a friend that works at Ubisoft.
 

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Update:

"Police say they have found no threat at the Ubisoft office in Montreal, Canada, after a 911 call reported a hostage situation. Authorities are still investigating as the building is being evacuated. "