Three Peel Regional Police officers charged

Three Peel regional police officers face assault charges over an incident in Brampton, in September.

According to the Special Investigations Unit, police made a traffic stop but the driver ran off.

The unit says officers chased the man into a backyard of a home and an ``interaction'' ensued.

Police arrested the injured suspect, who needed hospital treatment for his injuries.

The SIU says Const. Roman Marchyshyn and Const. Sunny Mukhi are charged with assault and assault with a weapon, while Const. Connor Byrne faces an assault charge.

All three are due in court in Brampton on Feb. 18.