(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Residents on the north side of the city have informed our newsroom about a serious and all-too-common occurrence that unfolded in the city today.
Today, in the same building where the incident spawned a police officer being spit on in the face and then the spitter getting slapped, a woman around 40-years-old was found dead in the bathroom.
Sources indicate that the woman was found on the toilet of the bathroom and appeared to have been deceased for some time as the body was blue, which shows no sign of blood circulation for some time. Officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service are holding the scene.
We have heard of about 5 overdoses today alone in Thunder Bay. Reach out and speak with your family member or friend that uses drugs.
Reach out to the people at the Thunder Bay Counselling Centre so that you can steer your life towards sobriety. It may seem like that is impossible, but with the right team and determination, you can achieve it. Their phone number is 807-684-1880.
Always carry Narcan when you are using drugs. Narcan is a drug that is provided at no charge to you through many pharmacies. Further, always ensure you do not do drugs alone. Entering a bathroom and isolating yourself while you are doing drugs is dangerous.