OPP responded to report of a death on Empire Street, on November 30th 2018. Police arrived to find a deceased man at the scene. Hid identity has not been released.
On May 7th 2019, Andrew Levere, 30, from Timmins, was arrested and charged with trafficking an opiod.
On May 24th, a 21-year-old Timmins man was also arrested and charged with manslaughter, death by criminal negligence, escaping from lawful custody and trafficking a controlled substance.