No further details about the nature of the incident have been disclosed.
“We will update you as soon as there is more information available,” Gagnon stated.
Nunavut’s V Division RCMP issued a news release on Wednesday evening stating that there was an “incident” in Cape Dorset that evening. The news release indicated that Ottawa Police Service would be conducting an independent investigation. The RCMP referred media to Ottawa police for further information.
The Nunavut Department of Justice is also deferring to Ottawa Police Service on communications surrounding this matter.