The Quinte West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has arrested 3 individuals in connection to a kidnapping investigation.
On November 22, 2023, at approximately 12:30 p.m., officers responded to a motor vehicle collision on Myers Creek Road, Quinte West. The investigation revealed that one of the vehicle occupants had been forcibly confined against their will by a group of individuals, who fled the scene at the time of the collision.
The OPP’s Emergency Response Team, Tactics and Rescue Unit, Canine Unit as well as Aviation Services were dispatched to assist in the search. Three people have been taken into custody and there is no risk to public safety.
The investigation is ongoing and further information will be released as it becomes available.