The Independent Investigation Unit has launched a probe after a man died shortly after a struggle with Winnipeg police.
Officers attended a residence on Sunday night in the Garden City area when a man indicted he wanted another man removed. The IIU says when police arrived, a struggle took place and the man was arrested.
He was then taken to Seven Oaks Hospital by ambulance and pronounced deceased.
Police notified the IIU of the incident on Monday.
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