The Special Investigations Unit is probing an incident in which a 31 year old woman was tasered by Hamilton Police.
Officers were called by a cab driver at about 1:00 p.m. Monday morning after encountering a woman with a large knife in the area of John and Hunter streets.
A release issued by the SIU says there was an interaction between the officers and the woman, who was tasered twice.
She was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital, where she’s been admitted.
Anyone who witnessed the interaction is asked to contact the Special Investigations Unit.