SIU INVESTIGATING FATAL POLICE INVOLVED SHOOTING IN BOBCAYGEON

The Provinces watchdog is investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal police involved shooting in the City of Kawartha Lakes.

The SIU say current information suggests that on November 25, 2021 at 10:05AM a member of the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP attended a rual address near Highway 49 and Highway 37 in Bobcaygeon. The officer attended for an ongoing investigation.

Current information suggests that there was a male at that location who had a gun. An interaction occurred between the officer and the man resulting in the officer discharging his firearm.

Additional officers arrived at the location a short time later. The man was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics.

The SIU has assigned three investigators and two forensic investigators to the case. At this time, one subject official and three witness officials have been designated.

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