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Weapons Arrest

Date Published: 2018-05-15

Officers responded to a weapons call in the Intercity area just before 3:00 p.m. on May 14, 2018.

A 29 year old male call 911 to report that he had a gun pointed at him after an incident with a 24 year old male on the May Street Bridge just south of Isabel Street. The victim reported that he confronted the 24 year old who was asking people for money when the gun was pointed at him. 

The suspect then walked toward the Silvercity Movie Theater.

Elderly Male Assault - ARREST

Date Published: 2018-05-04

The TBPS have identified and spoken to the two male subjects in the video released yesterday afternoon.

Scotlund Crompton, 19 years old of Thunder Bay was arrested at 11:00 p.m. on Phyllis Street by officers with the TBPS Community Response Team on outstanding warrants for Assault with a Weapon, Assault Causing Bodily Harm, Threats, Theft under $5000 and Breach related charges.

Robbery Arrest

Date Published: 2018-04-17

Patrol officers were dispatched to the Mac's Convenience Store located on Red River Road just before 1:00 a.m. on April 17, 2018 to investigate a robbery that had just occurred.

The 25 year old male employee reported that a male entered the store with his face covered and held a knife while demanding money.

The male took the charity box filled with coins from the counter and left the scene heading towards Picton Avenue.

An officer located a male on Picton Avenue.

The suspect was arrested after a large quantity of change was located on him.

Early Morning Assault Sends Two To Hospital

Date Published: 2018-04-17

Emergency services attended an apartment in the 200 block of Grenville Avenue around 4:00 a.m. on April 17, 2018 on a report of an assault that had occurred.

A 22 year old female and a 23 year old male who are known to each other were involved in an altercation.

Both individuals were taken to hospital. The 22 year old female has been released from the hospital.

The 23 year old male remains in hospital and has been charged with Break and Enter, Assault with a Weapon, Mischief Under $5000 and Breach of an Undertaking.

Weapons Incident Arrest

Date Published: 2018-04-16

Officers were dispatched to the Wal-Mart located on Dawson Road just after 5:00 p.m. on April 13, 2018 to assist store security who were attempting to arrest a female for a theft.

When officers arrived they located the two security officers struggling with a female who was on the ground outside the store.

Once the female was detained by officers it was reported that when the suspect was confronted about the theft she stated she had a knife and threatened to stab the security officer.

A search of the female revealed a number of knives in her possession.

An Early Morning Break In Leads to Aggravated Assault Charges

Date Published: 2018-04-09

Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of County Boulevard just before 5:30 a.m. on April 7, 2018 for a disturbance.

The responding officers arrived to find a 57 year old male injured inside his home. Officers located two other males hiding in the residence. The male victim was taken to the Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Center for medical attention. He reported to officers that two unknown males entered his residence and assaulted him.

Adam Joseph Goodwin, 31 years old has been charged with Aggravated Assault and Break & Enter.

Firearms and Drugs Seized

Date Published: 2018-03-30

On the 29th of March, 2018 at approximately 11:15 am officers with the Guns and Gangs unit executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Search Warrant at a multi-residential unit located on South Cumberland Street.

Weapons Update

Date Published: 2018-03-23

A 21 year old male was arrested in relation to a March 21, 2018 weapons incident that occurred in the 400 block of George Street. He appeared before a Justice of the Peace by video this morning. 

Carlos Christofferson Jr. has been charged with aggravated assault and was remanded into custody.

Weapon call - UPDATED

Date Published: 2018-03-22

On March 22, 2018 just after 2:00 p.m., the accused in a weapons incident on March 21, 2018 in the 400 block of George Street was arrested by Thunder Bay Police Service Uniform Patrol Officers.

A 21 year old, who cannot be named until he appears before court has been charged with aggravated assault and will be held in custody pending a show-cause bail hearing tomorrow.

We thank the public for their assistance in this continuing investigation.

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Weapons call

Search warrant results in arrests

Date Published: 2018-03-22

On the 21st of March 2018 at approximately 1 pm the Thunder Bay Police Drug Unit executed a Controlled Drug and Substances Act Search Warrant at a residence in the 100 Block of Bruce Street.

Officers seized approximately $15,000.00 in drugs which included cocaine, crack cocaine, fentanyl powder, fentanyl patches, hydromorphone pills and oxycodone pills along with $5,500.00 cash.

Facing a variety of charges are Daniel BLAIS 31 years and Earlene TAIT 38 years both of Thunder Bay.

Both have been remanded into custody.


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