UPDATE: Police investigating assault at north-side hotel

Incident Date
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 16:00
Incident Number
P19071685
Location
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2019-11-06

The Thunder Bay Police Service is releasing video footage showing a group of suspects connected to a recent assault investigation.

Thunder Bay Police Service officers were dispatched to the Midtown Inn in the zero-to-100 block of Cumberland Street North at around 3:40 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5 following reports of an assault in progress.

Police learned several individuals had forcefully entered a room in the hotel and assaulted two occupants. Weapons were involved in this assault.

Both victims were transported to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre for further treatment. Their injuries were non-life threatening.

Officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service’s Major Crimes Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding this incident.

As a result of this ongoing investigation, police obtained footage of the group of suspects at the Midtown Inn. That footage is now being shared with the public to assist police in identifying the suspects involved.

At this time police believe the incident was targeted, and not a random attack.

If you have any information that could assist investigators please call police at 684-1200, or Crime Stroppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.p3tips.com.

The investigation is ongoing.

 

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