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Death, disappearance of First Nations teens reignite concern about police practices in Thunder Bay

 


A pair of sadly familiar tragedies is unfolding this month in Thunder Bay, Ont., where a First Nations girl was found dead in a river and a First Nations boy has been missing for more than a week.

Tammy Keeash of North Caribou Lake First Nation was found dead in a river in Thunder Bay on May 7. The 17-year-old was living in a group home in the city. She is the sixth Indigenous teen to drown in a Thunder Bay waterway since 2000.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/death-missing-thunder-bay-1.4120577


 

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