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SIU Lays Charges against Officer in Relation to Death of Abdirahman Abdi
Case Number: 16-OCD-193
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Mississauga, ON (6 March, 2017) — The Director of the Special Investigations Unit, Tony Loparco, has caused charges to be laid against an Ottawa Police Service officer in relation to the death of 37-year-old Abdirahman Abdi in July of 2016 in Ottawa.
- One count of manslaughter, contrary to section 236(b);
- One count of aggravated assault, contrary to section 268; and
- One count of assault with weapon, contrary to section 267(a).