B.C.’s police watchdog is investigating a deadly RCMP-involved incident in Agassiz.
The Independent Investigations Office says police were called to a home on MacKay Crescent at 6:15 a.m. Wednesday.
Officers found a man appearing to be in distress, holding a knife or sharp object near his stomach, with self-inflicted injuries.
They took the man into custody and called for paramedics, but he died in the ambulance.
Investigators are looking to speak to witnesses who saw the incident unfold.