Saturday, January 19, 2008

Gang Initiation Rumor, Thunder Bay, Ontario

Thunder Bay's Source [Ontario, Canada]
18 January 2008

Internet attack threat circulated in U.S. city last year

Thunder Bay Police spokesman Chris Adams said Friday there is absolutely no substance to the reports that the safety of young women in the community may be at risk from a gang initiation rite.

Over the past several days reports have been circulating alleging members of a Winnipeg street gang have arrived in the city and as part of an initiation process new recruits were being compelled to participate in the sexual assault of young women. [...]