Thunder Bay man charged in connection to year-old homicide investigation

A Thunder Bay man is facing murder charges in connection to a year-old homicide investigation. Thunder Bay Police Service / File / Facebook

THUNDER BAY, Ont. – A 42-year-old man from Thunder Bay, Ont. is facing a murder charge in connection with a year-old homicide investigation.

Thunder Bay Police say Amelia Sainnawap was found lying on the ground in a laneway early on August 22nd, 2018.

She was taken to hospital, but pronounced dead a short time later.

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Police say she died as the result of an assault, but provided no further details.

They arrested a man on Tuesday and charged him with one count of second-degree murder.

His name has not yet been released, but police say they plan to provide more information at a news conference scheduled for Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.


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