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Towing customers claim Toronto company charging exorbitant fees

When you’re stranded on the road, or have just been in accident, chances are you may need the services of a tow operator. Now, imagine that after being towed somewhere, you find out the bill will be $3000 for hook-up and a week in storage — and you’re on the hook for the huge bill. 513 more words

Consumer

OPP seeks assistance identifying body found in river near Wendover

The OPP are asking for the public’s help to identify the body of a man found Tuesday night along the shores of the Ottawa River near Wendover. 186 more words

Local News

3 transport trucks damaged by thrown pop cans near Tavistock, OPP say

Oxford OPP are investigating three separate incidents in the last month when transport trucks driving near Tavistock, Ont., had their windshields damaged by what investigators believe were full cans of pop that had been intentionally thrown out the windows of passing vehicles. 451 more words

Crime

SIU investigating after police dog bites man during arrest in Strathroy

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) has been called in after a 30-year-old man was bitten by a police dog during an arrest in Strathroy.

According to the SIU, the OPP located a man they had been searching for in a field near Egremont Drive and Centre Road at around 4 a.m. 70 more words

Canada

Police identify threats at high schools with same name in Brampton and Tottenham

Police are investigating threats to two high schools with the same name in Brampton and Tottenham north of Toronto after authorities were notified of a social media post late Wednesday night. 360 more words

Crime

Driver critically injured in single-vehicle crash near Wallacetown

A single-vehicle crash just south of Wallacetown on Wednesday caused one person to be airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries, Elgin OPP said.

Details about the crash remain unknown, but emergency crews, including provincial police, Dutton Fire Rescue, and Elgin-St. 139 more words

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Three dogs found shot dead at Norfolk conservation area

Warning: This story contains graphic content.

Police are investigating after the remains of three dogs — at least two of which were shot by a firearm — were found in a Norfolk County conservation area. 242 more words

Crime