THUNDER BAY – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police were involved in an incident on Fort William First Nation this afternoon. The Tactical Unit along with the Canine Unit were involved in what sources are saying was a manhunt.
A brief manhunt followed and police took the suspect a male into custody.
The incident started after a vehicle was stopped at a routine traffic stop on Highway 61. The suspect fled, and made his way onto Mountain Road.
Police were in pursuit and gathered the needed resources to capture the suspect. A short search of about five minutes resulted in the arrest of the suspect.
The incident took place on Mountain Road on the First Nation.