On July 25, 2016 at 9:20 p.m. Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to Whitefish Island on Canal Drive regarding a report of mischief to the bridge and walkway. The property had been spray painted.
OPP attended the scene and as a result of police investigation Don Jones, age 20, of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
- One count of Mischief Under $5000 contrary to section 430(4) of the Criminal Code of Canada.
- One count of Consuming Liquor in other than licensed premises, residence or private place contrary to Section 31(2) of the Liquor Licence Act.
The accused was released on a Promise to Appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Sault Ste. Marie on September 12, 2016.