Day: July 13, 2019

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Winnipeg Police Service Vehicle Smashes Into Van

Winnipeg Police Service Vehicle Smashes Into Van

(WINNIPEG, MB) – We have a developing story out of our neighbouring province Manitoba this evening. A Winnipeg Police Service cruiser was involved in a substantial collision which resulted in heavy damage to both the cruiser and the van involved. The van ended up on it’s side. Details are thin at this point as Winnipeg...

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Stolen DeWALT Power Tools, Aggravated Assault, Theft & MORE

Stolen DeWALT Power Tools, Aggravated Assault, Theft & MORE

(COUCHICHING, ON) – Appearing in a Thunder Bay bail court today via telephone from the Couchiching detachment of the Treaty Three Police Service is 34-year-old Kevin Yerxa. Her Worship, Justice of the Peace Jennifer Neill was presiding along with Crown Attorney Delaney and duty counsel lawyer Morris. Yerxa was arrested while allegedly in possession of...

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Assault with a Weapon, Aggravated Assault, and More

Assault with a Weapon, Aggravated Assault, and More

(COUCHICHING, ON) – The quiet town of Fort Frances and neighbouring communities appear to be getting the same social issues as Thunder Bay is experiencing, everything from “crimes of opportunity” orchestrated by out of control drug addicts to violent crime. Appearing in a Thunder Bay bail court this morning via telephone from the Couchiching detachment...

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Dog Gets Run Over, Driver Flees The Scene

Dog Gets Run Over, Driver Flees The Scene

(FORT FRANCES, ON) – A family in Fort Frances, Ontario is torn to pieces after a tragic incident left their chihuahua deceased on the road. The owner of the dog stated that the driver of a dark grey truck ran over the dog and just kept on driving without slowing down or stopping. The truck...

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Pikangikum Evacuee Arrested on Assault Charge

Pikangikum Evacuee Arrested on Assault Charge

(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) – Thousands of people have evacuated Pikangikum First Nation due to the threat the nearby forest fire and billowing smoke causes to the community. Sioux Lookout also took in some evacuees. Appearing before Her Worship, Justice of the Peace Jennifer Neill this morning via telephone from the Sioux Lookout detachment of the...

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Ribs Heist Falls Off The Bone, Lands Woman Behind Bars

Ribs Heist Falls Off The Bone, Lands Woman Behind Bars

(DRYDEN, ON) – A woman’s attempt to make off with a delicious package of cooked ribs was thwarted yesterday, on July 12th. Allegations are that the woman entered the Safeway in Dryden, Ontario and attempted to make her escape with stolen ribs in tow. Officers with the Dryden Police Service responded to the scene and...

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Police Arrest a Pikangikum Evacuee After Airlane Hotel Incident

Police Arrest a Pikangikum Evacuee After Airlane Hotel Incident

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Yes, for the third day in a row there was a Pikangikum evacuee in bail court regarding an incident at the Airlane Hotel. Appearing this morning before Her Worship, Justice of the Peace Jennifer Neill was 33-year-old Derek Turtle of Pikangikum First Nation. Crown Attorney Delaney and duty counsel Morris were...

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Breaching Bail, Threats and More in Gillies

Breaching Bail, Threats and More in Gillies

(GILLIES, ON) – Appearing in a Thunder Bay bail court this morning ia video from the Thunder Bay detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is 36-year-old Sean Packer, a resident of Gillies. Justice of the Peace Jennifer Neill was presiding along with Crown attorney Delaney and duty counsel lawyer Morris. Officers with the Ontario Provincial Police...

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Hammer Attack at 288 Windsor Complex Sends One to Hospital

Hammer Attack at 288 Windsor Complex Sends One to Hospital

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Housing Complex located at 288 Windsor is well known for the crime that emanates from the area. Drug dealing, violence, theft and more. Today was no different. Officers from the Thunder Bay Police Service responded to a 911 call regarding an assault that took place in which a...