Thunder Bay Police issue Egan Street Incident Update

Thunder Bay Police
Thunder Bay Police

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police have issued an update on the incident that happened on Egan Street on December 1, 2018:

The Thunder Bay Police Service officer who is the subject of an investigation under the Police Services Act regarding the December 1, 2018, Egan Street incident, is currently on leave.

The officer is receiving medical treatment as a result of an exposure to bodily fluids which occurred during her physical contact with a 17-year-old female at the Egan Street residence.

The youth was being readied for transport to hospital from that location. This incident was the subject of a video which was posted to social media.

The investigation, which was initiated by the Chief of Police, continues. Since this is a Police Services Act investigation, the Chief cannot comment on this matter.

We will continue to provide updates as the investigative process continues.