IIO Notified of Incident in North Vancouver (2019-114)

Case: 2019-114 Incident Date: June 20, 2019 Location: North Vancouver Detachment: North Vancouver Agency: RCMP Incident Classification: Serious Harm Case Status: Open - Investigation in Progress

INFORMATION BULLETIN
Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Release

Surrey, B.C. – The Independent Investigations Office (IIO) of B.C. has been notified of a police-involved incident in North Vancouver.

RCMP reported that on June 20, 2019, at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers attended a residential building in Lynn Valley, North Vancouver following reports of a male entering the building.

At approximately 8:15 p.m. the male fell from the third floor and sustained serious injuries.

The IIO is asking anyone who witnessed the incident to contact the IIO witness line at 1-855-446-8477.

Background:

The IIO is the independent civilian oversight agency of the police in British Columbia. It investigates all officer-related incidents that result in serious harm or death, whether or not there is any allegation of wrongdoing.

info@iiobc.ca

The will be media availability at 12:30 p.m. at the IIO Office, 12th Floor, 13450 102 Avenue, Surrey BC  V3T 5X3

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