(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Around 8:00 am this morning, while most people are either getting ready for work, headed to work, or at work, a group of people ended up beating up one person, not too far from “Yes Employment”.
Our source tells us that they had seen 3 people being placed in the back of police vehicles, while a fourth went in a Superior North EMS ambulance, and left for the hospital with the lights blazing.
We were told that the 3 people who were detained, had violently beaten the fourth. The reason for the fight is unknown.
It is believed that all people involved are indigenous. Police are investigating.
If you or anyone you know has information about this incident, please contact that Thunder Bay Police Service at 807-684-1200.
Updated with the Thunder Bay Police Media Release below, which was issued at 3:00 pm, Wednesday July 3.
Thunder Bay Police Service officers responded to reports of a disturbance in the 1100-block of Waterford Street just after 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 1, 2018.
Officers found an injured person who appeared to be the victim of an assault. The victim was taken to the hospital to be treated for their injuries.
Officers then located and arrested three suspects in the vicinity. Charges are pending.
The investigation is ongoing.
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