SIU called in after woman jumps out window
An SIU vehicle is shown in this file photo. (Cristina Tenaglia/CP24.com)
The Canadian Press
Published Saturday, August 25, 2012 11:52AM EDT
INGERSOLL, Ont. -- Provincial police say an Ingersoll woman was injured after jumping out a window when police arrived to investigate a disturbance.
Police say the 49-year-old woman jumped out of a second storey window around 10:30 p.m. Friday in what they believe was an attempt to evade police.
The woman was located a short time later in the southwestern Ontario town.
She was taken to hospital for a serious injury related to the fall.
Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is probing the case.
The SIU is an independent agency that investigates incidents involving civilians and police which result in injury or death.