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OPP Commend 80 Year Old Man For Bravery
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OPP Commend 80 Year Old Man For Bravery

Posted: 2021-10-29 07:21:44 By: thebay

On Tuesday, Bracebridge OPP detachment commander Inspector Burton along with Superintendent Houliston presented 80 year-old Norman Ruff of Port Carling with a Citation for Bravery on behalf of OPP Commissioner Carrique.

Police say Mr. Ruff was commended for his bravery after fighting off a black bear that had entered his home on July 31, in 2019. The bear left through a door after a short physical confrontation and Mr. Ruff was treated for minor injuries.