Special Investigations Unit Looks into Leamington Arrest


An arrest in Leamington is on the radar of the Special Investigations Unit.

According to a release from OPP, officers were called to a home on Orange St. in Leamington Wednesday at around 9pm for a report of a disturbance.

A 25-year-old man was arrested in relation to the incident; he was then taken to hospital to receive treatment for an undisclosed injury.

The SUI is now investigating the circumstances surround the arrest — the civilian oversight agency looks at circumstances involving police that have resulted in a death, serious injury, or allegations of sexual assault of a civilian.