Thunder Bay police investigate the fatal shooting of Adrian Anthony Richardson

The Thunder Bay 2022 Homicide Victim List is available here

Thunder Bay police responded to a call for assistance in the area of 400 Hodder Avenue on May 2nd at approximately 11:30pm.

Police arrived to find Adrian Anthony RICHARDSON, 29, of Thunder Bay, suffering from serious injuries consistent with a shooting. He was pronounced at the scene.

Police are searching for three suspects, and information about a vehicle of interest. Investigators now believe these suspects may be connected to the drug subculture in Thunder Bay.

Vehicle of Interest: A suspect vehicle has also been identified as a black-coloured Ford SUV with no plates.

Update June 4th

Thunder Bay Police Service’s Major Crime, Emergency Task, and Intelligence Units located and arrested Telique RICKETS, 22, of Brampton, Ont., at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre. RICKETS is charged with First-Degree Murder.

Police are appealing for help from the public in identifying two additional suspects.

SUSPECT MALE #1 is described as standing about 5’8” tall with a thin or average build. He has curly black hair and appears to be between 17-and-21 years old.

SUSPECT MALE #2 is described as standing about 5’7” tall with an average build and dark brown hair.

The suspects could be armed and dangerous. If you see them do NOT approach, and call
9-1-1 from a place of safety.