2 teens charged after assault leaves victim with life-threatening injuries: Thunder Bay police

THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., say two teenagers have been charged after an alleged break-in and assault that left one person with life-threatening injuries.

Officers were en route to a break-and-enter call at a home on the city’s south side early Thursday when they spotted footprints in the snow.

Officers followed the tracks and located two male suspects, aged 14 and 19.


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Further investigation led them to discover that an 18-year-old man had been assaulted at an address _ on Syndicate Avenue North.

He was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries, and the case was handed over to the force’s major crimes unit.

The two accused appeared in court on Thursday on a charge of aggravated assault.

They were remanded in custody with court appearances later this month.

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