St. Thomas police are investigating a suspicious death at a downtown apartment.
Police were called to the victim’s apartment at 337 Talbot Street at approximately 12:45 a.m. to assist EMS with a medical emergency.
Officers involved in an active investigation near East & Talbot St. Further updates will be provided when possible. Thx 4 ur cooperation.
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Police say the victim was transported to St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital where he later died.
St. Thomas police remain at the scene and are awaiting the results of an autopsy to confirm the victim’s cause of death.
Police say the investigation is in its early stages and the victim’s identity is not being released at this time.
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