Five people are in custody and charges are pending following an incident where a victim was unlawfully confined and beaten yesterday.
At approximately 9:30 p.m, May 7, 2017, a 28 year old man approached patrol officers while at Royal University Hospital. He reported being assaulted while being held in a home for several hours. He also reported that his vehicle had been stolen by the suspects. He received treatment for non life-threatening injuries in hospital.
Upon further investigation officers attended to a home in the 1000 block of 7th Street East. Three men and two women were arrested at that location and charges are pending.