Paramedics Assaulted During Call To Restaurant


(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Paramedics with the Superior North EMS crew responded to reports of a male in possible medical distress at a restaurant in the 100 block of Cumberland Street North just after 11 pm on Sunday, March 24.


The male became irate and combative while paramedics were attempting to assist him.

The paramedics were able to restrain the male as Thunder Bay Police Service officers, who witnessed the assault, arrived at the scene.

The male continued to be combative as officers completed the arrest. He was then transported to the Thunder Bay Police Service headquarters at 1200 Balmoral Street.

A 52-year-old Angelo Lamanna of Thunder Bay, is charged with:

  • Assault x 2.
  • Resist Peace Officer.
  • Failing to Comply With Condition Recognizance.

Source: TBPS