UPDATE: Deaths at different Sault houses are connected, police say
Sault Police are investigating two separate but connected scenes on Second Line East and Tancred Street; ‘There is no concern for public safety’
2 a.m. update
The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service is currently investigating two deaths at different residences in the city: one at a home in the 200 block of Second Line East and the other in the 200 block of Tancred Street.
In a social media post, police say both investigations are connected.
Additional details are limited, but police did say there is no concern for public safety at this time.
Both scenes are reported to be secure and officers remain at the scenes as of 1:50 a.m.
Detectives with Investigation Services have been assigned to the case.
1:25 a.m. original story
Officers with the Sault Police investigations, and tactical units responded to an incident at a residence in the 200 block of Second Line East late Monday evening.
Police have the home taped off and could be seen going in and out of the front and side entrances several times.
Traffic on Second Line was blocked between North and Harry streets as the investigation remained active as of midnight.
Photos shared on social media showed paramedics on the scene shortly before SooToday arrived. There is no word on the extent of injuries at this time.
SooToday will provide an update when more information becomes available.