On January 23 2016 at approximately 4pm, the Ottawa Police Service responded to the area of York/ Beausoleil after receiving numerous calls of an aggressive dog attempting to attack pedestrians.
The dog was subsequently shot once by police and is currently being treated at an emergency veterinary clinic. No injuries were sustained by any members of the public or emergency responders. The owner has relinquished ownership of the dog. The Ottawa Humane Society has been made aware of this incident.