(THUNDER BAY, ON) – We have reports that numerous police currently have a section of Frederica Street West blocked off. Heavily armed officers have been spotted on location.
It is believed that this is a standoff involving a weapon, likely a gun or multiple guns.
People are asked to avoid the area while police sort out the situation and work towards a safe, peaceful solution.
Details are thin at this moment, but we will update you as soon as more information becomes available.
Thunder Bay Police Service and the Ontario Provincial Police have been seen on location.
*** UPDATE: 9:50 am the police presence has been cleared.
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