THUNDER BAY, ON – On March 20, 2017 at approximately 4:00pm the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were contacted regarding a suspicious vehicle parked on a trail off of Pass Lake Road East in the community of Pass Lake.
Officers with the Thunder Bay OPP attended the scene and confirmed the vehicle was a 1997 silver four-door Acura RL bearing Ontario licence # BZVR535 registered to 33-year-old Grant TIBONI of Jacques Township who was last seen in the area of Silver Harbour Road in the Municipality of Shuniah on September 8, 2016 and had not been seen since. Officers also located a deceased male inside the vehicle. His identity has not yet been confirmed.
A post mortem examination will take place, but the location and date have not yet been determined.
The North West Region Crime Unit and officers with the Thunder Bay OPP are continuing to investigate the circumstances of TIBONI’s disappearance under the direction of Detective Inspector Peter LOREE of the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB).
Anyone with information regarding the disappearance of Grant TIBONI is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).