Day: September 14, 2018

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Anonymous Submission #0064 – VIOLENT, DRUNK & HIGH KIDS

Anonymous Submission #0064 – VIOLENT, DRUNK & HIGH KIDS

(OPINION) – My husband and I were walking our dogs down the 1300 block of Brown Street and a group of kids were surrounding an elderly lady. I see this woman walking all the time and she is harmless. One kid on a bike went up to her and said “come on..let’s go” and I...

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ATTEMPTED CHILD ABDUCTION

ATTEMPTED CHILD ABDUCTION

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Another abduction attempt has happened, this time in the cities north side. We have been told that an 11-year-old girl was walking home today from school when she was approached by a man in a vehicle around 3:45 pm. The man was in an older white van and attempted to get the...

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CAR THEFT AND CRYSTAL METH

CAR THEFT AND CRYSTAL METH

(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) On Friday, September 14, 2018, at approximately 6:27am, members of the Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a report of a male breaking into vehicles in the Seventh Avenue area of Sioux Lookout. Upon arrest for mischief, the male was searched and a bag of a crystallized substance suspected to...

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GUNS AND KNIVES: CRIMINALS FLEE

GUNS AND KNIVES: CRIMINALS FLEE

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A strong police presence is being felt on the south side of town right now. Alexandra Street was swarming with Thunder Bay Police Service’s cruisers and Emergency Task Unit officers. Witnesses on the scene tell TRCCTB.COM that 3 suspects had fled their vehicle when police arrived. Police are combing the area....

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HOSTAGE SITUATION

HOSTAGE SITUATION

(KENORA, ON) – A few Kenora residents have reached out to TRCCTB.COM to inform us of a serious event unfolding at the Kenora District Jail. Around 3:00 pm this afternoon roughly 8 prisoners have taken a correctional officer hostage using a home made knife. Kenora Ontario Provincial Police were seen arriving at the jail to...

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HELP LOCATE STOLEN CAR

HELP LOCATE STOLEN CAR

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A REAL Concerned Citizen has reached out to us to alert the public about their car that has been stolen. The 2005 Subaru Outback 2.5 XT was yanked out of their driveway overnight between 1:00 am and 5:00 am. The owner would like their vehicle back, and the police have been notified....

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MAN LURES CHILD AT SCHOOL, GIVES CANDY

MAN LURES CHILD AT SCHOOL, GIVES CANDY

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Another concerning incident has happened in the city regarding old men and children. Dane McDowell explains what happened to his daughter yesterday “One of my daughters goes to Claude Garton french immersion public school. At some point yesterday a man was seen hanging around the school on a scooter.” McDowell doesn’t...

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$4800 FINE FOR TOO MANY WALLEYE

$4800 FINE FOR TOO MANY WALLEYE

(IGNACE, ON) – An Ignace man has been fined for possessing an over-limit of walleye. Lee Baldwin pleaded guilty and was fined $4,800 for possessing more walleye than allowed under the Ontario Fishery Regulations. Baldwin also received a four-year fishing licence suspension. Court heard that on July 26, 2018, as part of an ongoing moose...

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TRANSPORT ROLLOVER

TRANSPORT ROLLOVER

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – An early morning collision has delayed traffic on a collision prone highway early today. It appears that the transport got too close to soft shoulder and ended up on its side. REAL Concerned Citizen Nick Mendyk tells us that as he was passing the wreck, he saw the driver being extracted....