Thunder Bay: Body discovered Aug. 28 ID’d as missing person Kacey YELLOWHEAD
Following consultation with the coroner’s office, and continued investigation, police are now able to confirm the body of a deceased male located on Sunday, Aug. 28 is Kacey YELLOWHEAD.
Kacey was originally reported as a missing person case to the Thunder Bay Police Service on Aug. 4, 2022.
First responders were dispatched to an area near Duncan and Dock Streets just after 2:20 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28 after a 9–1–1 caller reported finding the apparent body of an adult male.
Police established a scene and began a sudden death investigation. That investigation remains ongoing.
The Thunder Bay Police Service would like to thank members of the OPP and Thunder Bay Fire Rescue who offered valuable assistance during the search for Kacey. Despite this unfortunate and tragic development, we would also like to offer our sincere gratitude to the numerous civilian volunteers who aided in search efforts and offered support to the family.
Police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding Kacey’s death. If you have any information that could help, please call police at (807) 684–1200. You can submit tips anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1–800–222–8477, online at www.p3tips.com.