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SIU investigating after man dies, police officer injured in altercation

The Special Investigations Unit has been called in after an altercation left a man dead and a police officer injured in Toronto.

A man was shot around 8 p.m. in an apartment building near Dufferin Street and King Street West.

The police officer was slashed in the face and is in hospital with minor injuries.

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The SIU is looking at surveillance video from the apartment building.

It is still unclear why police were called to the building.

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