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‘Shots fired, I need assistance now!’ SIU report details chaotic shooting that left OPP officer and 60-year-old man dead on Manitoulin Island

Ontario’s police watchdog has detailed the harrowing moments before the on-duty death of OPP Const. Marc Hovingh on Manitoulin Island, a November 2020 shootout that also killed the 60-year-old man who fired on the officer. The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was called in to investigate… Read More »‘Shots fired, I need assistance now!’ SIU report details chaotic shooting that left OPP officer and 60-year-old man dead on Manitoulin Island

SIU clears slain officer in fatal Manitoulin Island shooting; report reveals lead-up events

Warning: This story contains details that some may find disturbing Ontario’s police watchdog, the Special Investigations Unit, said there’s “no reasonable grounds” to lay charges in connection with an incident that occurred on Manitoulin Island in November and left an OPP officer and a 60-year-old… Read More »SIU clears slain officer in fatal Manitoulin Island shooting; report reveals lead-up events