Heavy police presence for unknown incident north of Bobcaygeon – ThePeterboroughExaminer.com

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The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has been called in to investigate a shooting incident north of Bobcaygeon on Devitts Road that occurred on Thursday morning (Nov. 25).
The SIU is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man after a (Kawartha Lakes OPP) officer discharged his firearm near a residence north of Bobcaygeon at about 10 a.m. this morning,” reads a Tweet sent out by the SIU.
It goes on to read that a news release will follow.
The SIU is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man after a #CKLOPP officer discharged his firearm near a residence north of Bobcaygeon at about 10 a.m. this morning.
News release to follow. @OPP_CR
A neighbour on Devitts Road, who wished to remain anonymous, said he heard a gunshot on Thursday morning.
Kawartha Lakes OPP shut down Devitts Road for the investigation. Devitts Road was closed between Lyles Line and Burys Green Road.
A heavy police presence was in the area including three tactical vehicles and numerous OPP vehicles.
The Emergency Response Team was also on scene.
Check back with Kawartha Lakes This Week for updates as they become available.
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