Warrant issued for suspected arsonist in Montreal gender-confirming clinic fire
Police rule out hate crime, now seek Jayne Ellen Heideck, 42, in Canada-wide warrant
A Canada-wide warrant has been issued for an arson suspect in the fire that damaged Montreal's Centre Métropolitain de Chirurgie, which performs gender-confirming surgery.
Montreal police spokesman Const. Manuel Couture said Jayne Ellen Heideck, 42, is wanted in connection with the fire, which was set at the Ahunstic clinic in early May.
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Police investigators asked the Crown to obtain a warrant, which was granted by a judge on Friday, Couture said.