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SIU to investigate confrontation involving OPP officers in Almonte

The OPP says two officers and a homeowner suffered injuries in an incident Tuesday morning.
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Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is looking into an incident involving an aggressive dog at a home in Almonte.

Officers with the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police visited the house to follow-up on an investigation on Tuesday, at 10:22 a.m.

Two officers were confronted by an aggressive dog and sustained injuries. 

During this confrontation, the homeowner also sustained a non-life threatening injury. 

As a result, the OPP has notified the province's SIU which has invoked its mandate. 

No further information is being provided.




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