Three Molotov cocktails thrown at dawn on Thursday May 12 caused a fire in the offices of the Local Police and Civil Registry of Peñalolén commune in Santiago. One of the guards managed to put out the fire with the help of police who were patroling the area in a nocturnal round.
An anonymous telephone call alerted the police at 1:30 local time. In its statement, the group said it had placed four bombs on the roof and courtyard of the establishment.
This attack was added to the discovery of a fake bomb inside the ladies room of the School of Commerce in Santiago Centro.
On Wednesday, 11, another incendiary device forced the evacuation of a bank branch in the affluent district of Vitacura.