Alberta’s police watchdog is looking into how a person was seriously injured during an encounter with Edmonton police.
The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team says the EPS officers were patrolling Old Strathcona on Saturday, September 17, 2016. It was around 2:03am when they tried to issue a ticket for open liquor in the area of 83 Avenue and 103 Street.
Several bystanders became involved with the confrontation, during which, one of them had their elbow broken.
The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team is now investigating. (ms)