Day: September 8, 2019

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Trevor “Scissor Hands”, Assault on Police and More

Trevor “Scissor Hands”, Assault on Police and More

(PIKANGIKUM FIRST NATION, ON) – Police officers in the remote northern community of Pikangikum often have their hands full and their capacity stretched when dealing with issues arising in the community. On September 8th, it is alleged that 34-year-old Trevor Peters assaulted a person with a pair of scissors, then when police arrived, assaulted two...

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Lovers Arrested After Violent Home Invasion

Lovers Arrested After Violent Home Invasion

(WHITESAND FIRST NATION, ON) – Officers with the Armstrong detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police have once again arrested a male suspect who is believed to be involved in a violent home invasion who is also accused of uttering threats with a gun being involved. 26-year-old Lance Wanakamik and 24-year-old Dawn Currie were both arrested...

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“The Source” Heist Arrest Made: Jason Ritchat

“The Source” Heist Arrest Made: Jason Ritchat

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – On July 30th, 2019, a retail outlet located in Intercity Shopping Centre called “The Source” fell victim to a theft valued around $8,000. Police investigation has concluded that Jason Ritchat is believed to be the one responsible for the heist. The reported theft had taken place just before 9 p.m. on...

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23-Year-Old Gets Shot, Police Investigate Attempted Murder

23-Year-Old Gets Shot, Police Investigate Attempted Murder

(TIMMINS, ON) – The Timmins Police Service is in the midst of completing its investigation into an attempted murder incident involving a firearm which occurred early this morning at a Way Avenue residence in Timmins. Responding Timmins Police Service officers secured the scene where a 23-year-old male party from Quebec had sustained a firearm-related injury...

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(VIDEO) – Thunder Bay, Overdose Capital of Ontario

(VIDEO) – Thunder Bay, Overdose Capital of Ontario

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay has caught some national media attention surrounding the overdose situation. CTV news reports that Thunder Bay has the most overdoses per capita. We are the overdose capital of Ontario. Certain local politicians have been attempting to sweep our issues under the rug and even go as far as attempting to...