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Ontario’s police watchdog investigates death of 56-year-old Toronto man.

Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating after it says a man died shortly after police went into a Toronto apartment.

The Special Investigations Unit says officers went to search a downtown apartment around 1 a.m. this morning.

The SIU says soon after they went in the unit, a 56-year-old man went into medical distress.

The agency says the man was taken to hospital, where he died around 2:45 a.m.

It says an autopsy is scheduled to take place Tuesday.

Four investigators and two forensic investigators have been assigned to the case.

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