(THUNDER BAY, ON) – An off duty Thunder Bay Police officer intervened in a confrontation between an adult male and two other men Wednesday evening.
The officer was in the parking lot of Northwood Plaza when he observed a male threatening two other men with a knife.
The officer approached the male and identified himself as police officer. The confrontation ended and the accused then entered a nearby store.
The officer phoned for assistance and Uniform Patrol officers arrived on scene. The accused was apprehended a short time later.
The two victims were not injured.
A 40-year-old Thunder Bay man has been charged with:
· Assault with a Weapon – CC 267(a)
The accused was later released for a future court date.
Source: Thunder Bay Police Service