Suspicious package located


(BATCHEWANA FIRST NATION, ON) – On February 5, 2019 at approximately 9:30 p.m. members from the Batchewana Police Service, Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Sault Ste. Marie Police service (SSMPS) responded to a suspicious package call in Rankin Reserve, Batchewana First Nation,Ontario.

The suspicious package was removed by the Sault Ste. Marie City Police Service Explosive Disposal Unit without incident.

The investigation is still on going.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this incident should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit information online at or download the P3 APP where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.