Crimebeat – Mac’s Robber Arrested


NNLCRIMEbeatTHUNDER BAY – Crimebeat – The Thunder Bay Police have made an arrest in the robbery of a Mac’s Store on Balsam Street. Perhaps the message to those who want to rob stores in Thunder Bay is that it will result in a quick arrest.

As well Thunder Bay Police have identified the male who was found deceased on August 29th, 2012. Just before 9:00AM on Wednesday, individuals walking in the wooded area at the end of Field Street came across the male and went to a nearby business to call police.

The investigation lead Detectives to confirm that the deceased is a 65 year old Native Canadian male. Detectives are now awaiting the result of a post mortem to determine the cause of the death. The investigation is ongoing and investigators will be notifying the next of kin.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Thunder Bay Police Criminal Investigations Branch at 684-1237 or Crime Stoppers at 623-8477.