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Police watchdog investigating death in Lumby

The IIO released few details about the December 2023 incident
The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) is investigating a death in Lumby that allegedly involved the RCMP in December 2023. (File Photo)

B.C.’s police watchdog is investigating a death that took place in the North Okanagan.

The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) is probing the death of a person in Lumby.

The IIO released scant information about the investigation, saying only that the incident occurred on Dec. 18, 2023, and allegedly involved the RCMP. No further details were provided.

The Morning Star has reached out to the IIO for more information.

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Brendan Shykora

About the Author: Brendan Shykora

I started at the Morning Star as a carrier at the age of 8. In 2019 graduated from the Master of Journalism program at Carleton University.
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