Public Safety Concern – Manitoulin OPP investigate weapons incident

(GORE BAY, ON) – On August 27, 2020 at 2:35 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a call for service at a residence on Wright Street in Gore Bay.  

Expect a heavy police presence in the area as the OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), OPP Canine (K9) Unit, OPP Tactical Response Unit (TRU), OPP Aviation Services-Helicopter Section, OPP Critical Incident Commander and an OPP Crisis Negotiator have been deployed to assist.  

OPP is requesting Gore Bay residents stay away from the area and remain inside their residences at this time.   

Further information will be released as it becomes available.   

Anyone who has any information regarding this incident is urged to call the OPP at .  1-888-310-1122