SIU Invokes Mandate after a Sudden Death in Waterloo

Waterloo Region, Ontario –  On June 4, 2019, at approximately 11:50 a.m., Waterloo Regional Police responded to the area of Northfield Drive West and Highway 85 North in Waterloo for reports of a male who was sitting on the overpass bridge in distress.  

A short time after police arrived to the scene, the male fell from the bridge.  

The Special Investigations Unit (SIU) have been notified and invoked their mandate.

As required by law, no further information can be provided by the Waterloo Regional Police Service at this time. 

Any further inquiries may be directed to SIU Communications at (416) 622-2342. 

Media Inquiries:

Ashley Dietrich
Public Information Officer, Executive Branch
Waterloo Regional Police Service
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8285

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