IIO Seeking Witnesses to Prince George Incident (2016-051)Case: 2016-051 Incident Date: February 18, 2016 Location: Prince George Detachment: Prince George Agency: RCMP Incident Classification: Serious Harm Case Status: Closed - Charges Approved by Crown Counsel
Independent Investigations Office
For Immediate Posting
Surrey – The Independent Investigations Office is seeking witnesses to an incident involving Prince George RCMP.
According to police, at around 06:30 a.m. on Thursday February 18, 2016 they attempted to initiate a stop on a stolen truck at the 2300 block of Norwood Street in Prince George. Police report that the occupants of the truck tried to evade them and were arrested.
The IIO is asking witnesses or anyone who knows of potential witnesses to this incident to contact the IIO Toll-free Witness Line at 1-855-446-8477. Additionally, anyone who has video or photographs of the incident is also asked to contact the number above.