Woman in Custody in County Park Trail Homicide

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Superior Court of Justice in Thunder Bay
Superior Court of Justice in Thunder Bay in the evening.

THUNDER BAY – Police have made fast work in making an arrest in the death of a woman on Tuesday. Thunder Bay Police Service officers have charged a woman with second-degree murder in connection with a recent homicide investigation.

Thunder Bay Police officers responded to reports of an unresponsive woman on a bike path in the County Fair area just before 1 am EDT Tuesday, March 19, 2019. A passerby had called 911 after seeing the body.

As a result of the ongoing investigation, a suspect was identified. That suspect was located and arrested in the evening hours of Wednesday, March 20th.

The accused, a 32-year-old Thunder Bay woman, is scheduled to appear in court Thursday morning. Her identity cannot be released by police until the charges against her are sworn before the courts.

A post-mortem is scheduled to take place in Toronto.

The scene is still being held and police continue to ask the public to avoid the area as the investigation continues.

If you have any information that could assist investigators please call police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.p3tips.com.