Yukon activist claims "brutally attacked" by RCMP

A Yukon activist says she was sent to a Vancouver hospital for treatment after an incident involving an RCMP officer.

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A Yukon activist says she was sent to a Vancouver hospital for treatment after an incident involving an RCMP officer.

The Whitehorse RCMP is now seeking an outside police agency to conduct an investigation into the allegation.

APTN National News reporter Shirley McLean has this story.

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