Off-Duty Winnipeg Cop Arrested in Fatal Pedestrian Crash

Off-Duty Winnipeg Cop Arrested in Fatal Pedestrian Crash

Winnipeg Police CrestAn off-duty Winnipeg police officer was arrested Tuesday after a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.

It happened at around 8 p.m. in the area of Main Street and Sutherland Avenue.

A man was taken to hospital in critical condition and later died.

Police say they arrested one of their own off-duty officers as a result.

The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba was notified and will be overseeing the investigation.

— Staff


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