OPP officer in Wellington County charged after internal investigation
Officer scheduled to appear in court at the end of January
An Ontario Provincial Police officer with the Wellington County detachment is facing a number of charges after an ongoing internal police investigation.
The 20-year veteran was arrested Tuesday by the Office of Professionalism, Respect, Inclusion and Leadership.
Charges against the officer include obstruction of justice, breach of trust, counselling an offence, obstructing a peace officer and attempting to intercept private communication.
The officer has been suspended and is scheduled to appear in a Guelph court on January 29, 2021.