SIU investigates death of man in St. Catharines

The Special Investigations Unit has been called in to look into the circumstances surrounding the death of a 27 year old man in St. Catharines.

Niagara Regional Police were called to a pharmacy robbery in the Welland Ave and Catherine Street area last Friday morning around 7 a.m.

A man was arrested and taken to hospital where he was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. 

By 4:20 p.m. that afternoon, he was pronounced dead.

The SIU is asking anyone with more information to call the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529.