RCMP Officer Arrested After Suspect Assaulted in Custody

RCMP Officer Arrested After Suspect Assaulted in Custody

RCMP Logo VehicleA Manitoba RCMP officer is facing assault charges following an IIU investigation.

The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba says the charges stem from when a man was injured while in custody in Oxford House, Manitoba in February.

The IIU determined there were reasonable grounds to believe a criminal offence occurred.

The constable with Oxford House RCMP was arrested on Friday and released on a promise to appear in Thompson court on June 23.

— Staff


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