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Homicide #7

Homicide #7

Red River Ward 320 Dawson Street

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO June 19, 2020 - 16:30 (LSN)   Police Media Release States: Thunder Bay Police Service officers with the Uniform Patrol Branch were dispatched to a residential address in the 300 block of Dawson Street following reports of a serious assault just before 2 p.m. on Friday, June 19.

Paramedics with the Superior North EMS were also dispatched to the address due to reports of an individual having sustained serious, and possibly life-threatening, injuries.

When officers arrived they located a female who appeared to be the victim of a recent assault.

Despite life-saving efforts by paramedics, the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Shortly after arriving on scene officers located and arrested a suspect, a 21-year-old woman, and transported her to the TBPS headquarters at 1200 Balmoral Street.

Members of the TBPS’s Major Crimes Unit are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the woman’s death. The case is being treated as a homicide.
Both victim and accused were known to one another.

The accused is scheduled to appear in bail court on Saturday, June 20 and is expected to face homicide charges. Police are withholding the identity of the accused until charges are sworn in by the courts.

No other details are known at this time.

A police presence is likely to remain in the area as the investigation continues.

If you have any information that could assist investigators please call police at 684-1200 or submit tips anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at







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Homicide #1

Northwood Ward

Charged Courtney Marie LABELLE, 34


212 Victoria Ave West Jan 1st
Homicide #2 McKellar Ward  Charged Cody ECHUM, 19, of Thunder Bay,  Syndicate Ave North  Jan 9th
  Current River Ward South Court Street Feb 28th
  McKellar Ward North Cumberland Street Feb 29th
Homicide #3 Red River
Charged Brianna Netemegesic 100 Block Picton Ave  Mar 3rd 
Homicide #4 Mckellar Ward Victim 
28-year-old Adrian Kadeem Drysdale of Toronto
500 Block North May Street  Mar 23rd
Homicide #5 Current River Ward   Arundel Street near Lyon Boulevard. Apr 27th
Current River
Midtown Inn
May 30th
Homicide #7 Red River Ward     June 19th



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