The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) recently responded to an assault in progress on Pitch Off Road in Town of Plantagenet, Ontario, where a 73-year-old man was in an altercation with individuals on dirt bikes and an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV).

The OPP is hoping to identify three persons of interest. Neighbours stated that the dirt bikes and ATV had been travelling in the area for a few days.

Please contact the Hawkesbury OPP at 613-632-2729 or 1-888-310-1122 if you have any information with regards to this investigation.

You may also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000. All tips are anonymous and you will not have to attend court. Visit