Investigators with the province’s Special Investigations Unit are seeking witnesses to the arrest of a 59-year-old woman in North Bay in mid-September.

Preliminary information suggests the following occurred:

• Sometime in the afternoon of September 17, 2017, North Bay Police Service officers were called to Lake Heights Road for a disturbance.
• Around 4:30 p.m., police officers arrested a 59-year-old woman.
• During the arrest, the woman suffered a serious injury.

The incident occurred outside and investigators believe there may have been a number of witnesses to the incident.

The SIU is urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529. The Unit is also asking anyone who may have any video evidence related to this incident to upload that video through the SIU website.