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Provincial police officer charged with assault, OPP say

An OPP cruiser is seen at the service's Toronto detachment.
An OPP cruiser is seen at the service's Toronto detachment. Nick Westoll / Global News

NORFOLK COUNTY, Ont. – Provincial police say one of their officers in Oxford County, Ont., has been charged with assault.

They say the alleged assault happened on Tuesday in Norfolk County, Ont., and a 24-year member of the force was arrested on Thursday.

Police did not detail the allegations against the officer.

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They say the police officer, who is not named, is set to appear in court in Simcoe, Ont., in April.

(The Canadian Press)

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