(THUNDER BAY, ON) – As we reported yesterday, the Thunder Bay Police Service are investigating the scene where a person was found in a life-threatening condition.
The 22-year-old male was sent to the hospital by ambulance and was later pronounced dead according to a source. The cause of death is still under investigation but foul play has not been ruled out as of yet.
The discovery was made sometime yesterday, Saturday December 29th, between 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm on a walking path between Bruce Street and Cox Crescent.
Sources have told TRCCTB that the person was found suffering from hypothermia and had possible signs of trauma.
Officers with city police have been canvassing the area around the scene, asking residents in the neighbourhood if they have seen anything or anyone that is suspicious.
The new police drone was deployed in the area and could be seen assisting in the ongoing investigation.
The forensics unit along with numerous cruisers and officers were on scene shortly after 1:00 pm today conducting their investigation.
We have been told that a person of interest at this point is described as a male in his 20’s with a pock marked face and short black hair. Possibly wearing a brown or black hoodie.
Anyone with information regarding this death is asked to contact the Thunder Bay Police Service at 807-684-1200.
If you wish to remain anonymous but have information you would like to share, you can reach out to Crime Stoppers through their website at https://www.p3tips.com/273
Crime Stoppers pays out money for tips that lead to convictions.
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