Day: August 22, 2018

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SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Multiple REAL Concerned Citizens hit our tipine with eyewitness accounts of a transport truck being pulled over. Our sources indicate that the truck pulled out of the Shell on Arthur, blew a red light and took off speeding towards highway 61. The truck is then alleged to have been pulled over,...

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MISSING YOUTH

MISSING YOUTH

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay Police are seeking public assistance in locating 17 year old Preston WABASSE. Preston is described by police as an Indigenous male, 5’9″ tall, 220lbs with black medium length hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red shirt, black sweat pants and a black and yellow batman ballcap....

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ROBBERY: BARBS ON ALGOMA

ROBBERY: BARBS ON ALGOMA

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Barb’s Laundromat on Algoma was robbed early this evening. The suspect was wearing a red t-shirt, baseball cap, dark sunglasses and a back pack. The incident unfolded shortly after 6:30 pm this evening, and the male had made off with a currently undisclosed amount of cash. He apparently was in the...

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COLLISION: GOLF LINKS & OLIVER

COLLISION: GOLF LINKS & OLIVER

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A two vehicle banger exploded into a north side neighbourhood early this evening, leaving the area emotionally distraught. The collision at the busy Oliver and Golf Links intersection had the south bound left turning lane of Golf Links road shut down. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue’s Pumper 2 crew was on location,...

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FATAL COLLISION VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

FATAL COLLISION VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

(WAWA, ON) – On Sunday August 19, 2018 at approximately 10:19 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Superior East (Wawa) Detachment, responded to a fatal motor vehicle collision on Highway 17 approximately 15 kilometres south of Wawa in Lendrum Township, Ontario. Preliminary investigation has revealed that a southbound vehicle struck a moose then...

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FATAL HIGHWAY 17 COLLISION

FATAL HIGHWAY 17 COLLISION

(DINORWIC, ON) – A reportedly serious highway collision has happened west of Thunder Bay. A REAL Concerned Citizen has reported to us that the collision is “serious”, and Ontario 511 reports are consistent with that. The incident occurred around 12:49 pm local time, which is 1:49 pm Thunder Bay Time. People on location have told...

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ONTARIO TO STARTS PARENT CONSULTATION ON EDUCATION

ONTARIO TO STARTS PARENT CONSULTATION ON EDUCATION

(ONTARIO) – Parents from across Ontario will finally have the opportunity to have their voices heard on the kind of curriculum their children are taught in school. Today, Premier Doug Ford and Lisa Thompson, Minister of Education, announced the scope of an unprecedented parental consultation into Ontario’s curriculum. “We promised to deliver an education system that...

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HUMMER BURNS DOWN

HUMMER BURNS DOWN

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A vehicle fire has erupted onto the scene behind the Thunder Bay District Health Unit during the noon hour. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue crews were on scene battling the blaze, and arrived with lighting timing as usual. The blaze, believed to be electrical in nature, made the driver have to pull...

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MISSING MAN FOUND DEAD

MISSING MAN FOUND DEAD

(KENORA, ON) Members of the Kenora Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Marine and Trails Unit (MTU) are investigated a missing boater on the east end of Lake of the Woods. On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at approximately 2:00 p.m, the OPP were notified that a male adult was missing on Lake of...

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IMPAIRED CHARGE LAID

IMPAIRED CHARGE LAID

(MARATHON, ON) – On August 22, 2018 at approximately 7:45 p.m. officers of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Marathon detachment received a report regarding a possible impaired male sitting in his vehicle in a parking lot of a local business west of Marathon on Highway 17. Officers attended the area and located the vehicle with...

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THIEVES RAN SACK WILEY ST AREA

THIEVES RAN SACK WILEY ST AREA

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A car hopper is someone who goes car to car, either opening the unlocked door or possibly smashing a window to gain entry, only to steal whatever is lying around and move on to the next vehicle. Last night, in the Wiley Street area, local REAL Concerned Citizen Dom T, caught...

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DEAD BODY FOUND (4 PHOTOS)

DEAD BODY FOUND (4 PHOTOS)

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A heavy police presence was felt through the south end of town early this morning. The gruesome discovery was made just after midnight in the 100 block of cumming street. Thunder Bay Police Services Forensics van is on location, along with 3 other police vehicles. The police tape has quarantined a...

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WANTED WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018

WANTED WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – This weeks Wanted Wednesday only has three people. Below is the standard “don’t be dumb, and don’t try to confront these people” disclaimer, as per usual. The following people are currently WANTED on outstanding bench and/or committal warrants by the Thunder Bay Police Service. *** DO NOT approach or confront any...