The BEI launches an investigation in Montreal
A police car
The Independent Investigations Bureau (BEI) has opened an investigation in Montreal into the circumstances of a police intervention involving the Service de police of the City of Montreal (SPVM).
The SPVM operation took place Friday, around 7 p.m., downtown. The officers executed a search warrant at a dwelling on Crescent Street, according to the BEI.
When the officers entered, “a man allegedly fell from the floor where the dwelling was located. “, Specifies the BEI in a press release. A 19-year-old man, seriously injured, was then taken to hospital. The victim's life is not in danger.
Five BEI investigators will investigate the circumstances of this police intervention. The parallel investigation was entrusted to the Sûreté du Québec (SQ), which will make two forensic identification technicians available to the Bureau.
The BEI invites anyone who has information on this event to communicate with him via his site.