Crime & Courts

ASIRT clears Mountie after man suffered injuries in arrest near Blackfalds

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
November 16, 2016 - 5:39pm Updated: November 16, 2016 - 8:35pm

Alberta’s police watchdog has cleared an RCMP officer of any wrong doing after they kicked a man at least twice while trying to control him during a traffic stop near Blackfalds, despite the fact the man ended up in hospital with a punctured lung and broken rib.