PRINCE GEORGE (NEWS 1130) — The police watchdog in B.C. admits it took too long to investigate a violent arrest in Prince George.

On Monday, British Columbia’s prosecution service announced it approved charges against three RCMP officers in Prince George relating to an arrest of two suspects in February 2016.

Const. Joshua Grafton faces charges of assault and assault with a weapon and obstruction, while Constables Wayne Connell and Kyle Sharpe are charged with assault causing bodily harm.