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SIU investigates whether OPP officer fired gun at scene of fatal Bourget shooting

May 16, 2023  By CBC News

May 16, 2023, Ottawa, Ont. – Evidence suggests a surviving police officer may have fired his gun at the scene of a fatal shooting in Bourget, Ont., Ontario’s police watchdog says. The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) issued a news release Tuesday that said the evidence, shared by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), suggests an officer “discharged his firearm” during the incident on May 11. The detail is new information, previously unreleased by police. | READ MORE

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