Police arrest two in 2014 slaying of local man in Thunder Bay, Ont.

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THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Police in Thunder Bay, Ont., say they’ve made two arrests in a homicide from nearly five years ago.

William Wapoose, 32, was found dead on a local bike path in September 2014.

On Friday, police say they arrested two men, one of whom was a youth at the time Wapoose died.

Both men are charged with first-degree murder, while one of the accused is facing an additional charge of uttering threats to kill.

The names of the suspects in the case have not been released.

Police say both men will appear in court on Saturday and say they will release more information in the coming days.