We can all be grateful that no one died in the Edmonton terror attacks on Saturday, September 30.
Details are now beginning to emerge about a past police investigation of the lone suspect in the attack, Abdulahi Hasan Sharif.
The police duly conducted the 2015 investigation after receiving a tip from the public that he espoused radical views. One officer said he expressed genocidal beliefs and Sharif's co-workers stated that he also expressed hateful views about Shia Muslims.
After the investigation, police saw no evidence that the suspect was recruiting others to his cause -- no signs of any other communication — and decided that he was no threat to the public.