Observant TBPS officers spot wanted Toronto man in Thunder Bay

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 15:00
Incident Number
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2020-10-06

Police officers located and arrested a wanted man with assistance from the OPP’s Kenora detachment Monday.

Thunder Bay Police Service officers with the Uniform Patrol Branch were on general patrol just after 2:15 p.m. on Monday Oct. 5 when they were informed by dispatchers about a male wanted by the OPP possibly being in the area.

The male was wanted on charges linked to a sexual assault investigation.

Two TBPS officers at a red light at the intersection of Balmoral Street and the Harbour Expressway spotted a vehicle matching the description of the wanted male’s vehicle. Further investigation revealed the vehicle was being driven by this wanted male.

Additional units were dispatched to the area and a traffic stop was conducted near the intersection of the Harbour Expressway and Highway 11-17.

The male was arrested without further incident.

Chemar GUILLAUME, 31, of Toronto, was transferred to the OPP and was expected to appear in court to face the charges against him.


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