(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Officers with the Thunder Bay Police Service have a large area taped off on the city’s north side this morning.
A strong police presence is currently on scene on Oliver Road near the entrance to the hospital which includes cruisers and likely the forensics unit.
Early speculation based on the number of officers, forensics unit and past police presences indicate a serious situation. This is possibly a dead body.
Details are few at this time. REAL Concerned Citizens report that as they drove by the scene, they witnessed police holding up a blanket or something similar, blocking the view of the public of whatever was behind it.
People are asked to avoid the area while police investigate the situation.
This is a developing story, we will have more information in follow up articles as it becomes available.
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