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Story of Barbara Shapwaykeesic

Barbara Shapwaykeesic was from Eabametoong First Nation, in Northern Ontario. In 1989, at age 29, she was found dead in a motel in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

According to her cousin, Barbara’s death was deemed suspicious by police and her alleged killer was arrested but later let go. It is unclear whether Barbara’s case is open or closed.


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