Thunder Bay, Ont., man facing murder charge in woman’s 2018 death


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.

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.


The Canadian Press