(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) – On November 29, 2019, at approximately 7:17 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Sioux Lookout Detachment responded to a disturbance at a local business.
A 22-year-old male was arrested at the scene for public intoxication and was lodged at the Sioux Lookout OPP Detachment.
He was released unconditionally the following day.
On December 3, 2019, the male returned to the Sioux Lookout OPP Detachment, reporting that he had sustained an injury while in police custody.
The OPP notified the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) which has invoked its mandate. As a result, the OPP will be unable to release further information.
Further inquiries should be directed to SIU Communications at 416-622-2342.