SIU looking for witnesses to downtown incident

The Province's Special Investigations unit is looking for witnesses to an incident Monday night near Yonge and College.

They say Toronto Police were called around 11:30 p.m. for a report of an armed man.

Police arrived, there was an interaction, and then a short foot chase.

The man was arrested at Yonge Street and Alexander Street. The SIU says he was taken to hospital and diagnosed with a serious limb injury.

The SIU is called in whenever there is a report of death, serious injury or sexual assault allegations involving police.

They're asking witnesses to contact the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529.