Police Update on Sudden Death Investigation

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Thunder Bay Police appear to have ramped up their presence on Mackenzie Street
Thunder Bay Police Service Unit on Mackenzie Street

THUNDER BAY – NEWS – UPDATE – Thunder Bay Police are investigating the sudden death of a twenty-year-old male in the south ward.

The deceased twenty-year-old male was located on McKellar Street just after 8:00AM EDT on September 8, 2016. The man’s next of kin have been notified.

McKellar Street between Cameron Street and Dease Street have been reopened to the public.

A residence in the 300 block of McKellar Street is being held as part of the investigation. Police have been canvassing the area and collecting evidence pending the results of the postmortem examination to determine the cause of death and the direction of the investigation. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending the results.

Anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious activity in the area of North McKellar Street on the evening of September 7, 2016 is asked to contact the police at 684-1200 or anonymous information may be forwarded to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.tipsubmit.com.