(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Numerous REAL Concerned Citizens reaches out to our tip line about gun shots heard near the County Park / Picton ave area early this morning.
We dug around to see what was going on, and had a tip come in about a police presence on Picadilly at a well known drug house.
”I was sitting outside having a smoke around 5:30 and heard 6 distinct shots, it was definitely gun shots, sounded like a semi automatic hand gun.” Jeremy Nicole McFarley told TRCCTB.COM in an interview. They have indicated they live close to the incident.
A witness near the scene said they believe the gunshots came from a passing vehicle.
As of 8:00 am TRCCTB found multiple police vehicles, and the forensics unit on location in the 400 block of Piccadilly.
Police say they were on location around 5:30 am after multiple reports of gunshots were called in.
The side window of the door to the unit was busted out, and a police officer was on location taking photographs of the scene.
*** UPDATE: 9:00 am Police say nobody was injured in this incident, but that they are investigating gunshots being fired
Information is slim at this point about what happened, but as we always do, we will keep you updated.