Special Investigations Unit (SIU)

Special Investigations Unit (SIU)

June 24, 2011 13:56 ET

SIU Continues Investigation into Firearm Death in Lindsay

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 24, 2011) - The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is continuing its investigation into the death of a man in Lindsay on June 22, 2011.

The man who died in this occurrence has been identified as 21-year-old
Corey Aaron Armstrong of Morningside Avenue, Toronto.

Anyone who may have information regarding this case is asked to contact the Unit at 416-622-1935 or 1-800-787-8529 extension #1957.

The SIU is an arm's length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. Under the Police Services Act, the Director of the SIU must

  • consider whether an officer has committed a criminal offence in connection with the incident under investigation
  • depending on the evidence, lay a criminal charge against the officer if appropriate or close the file without any charges being laid
  • report the results of any investigations to the Attorney General.

Contact Information

  • SIU Communications/Service des communications
    Frank Phillips
    416-622-2342 or/ou 1-800-787-8529