The police shot the man, but he reportedly survived. According to VICE News.
The county special investigation unit wrote that the 33-year-old father was “flown to hospital while he is in critical condition.” statement. “Inside the truck was a one-year-old boy. He was hit by a bullet and was pronounced dead at the scene.”
The authorities did not recognize the boy or his father. The suspect’s truck had collided with a police car and collided with an officer who was outside the car while the police were investigating the kidnapping. Officers were called in on a complaint about a home disturbance with a firearm around 8:45 am
Kawartha Lakes Mayor Andy Letham He told the National Post That his community is in a state of “disbelief” and the work of OPP is greatly appreciated.
County Police Commissioner Thomas Carecky said in a tweet that York Regional Police will assist with other parts of the shooting investigation.
He indicated that the officer, who is being treated at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto, is now in stable condition.
“I ask to give (the Special Investigations Unit) and (York Police) time to investigate, without speculating about the events when they happen,” Kariki said. “Our thoughts and prayers are with those who are suffering today.”