Jukasa News Update – Monday, May 20, 2019
Six Nations Ontario Works in Ohsweken was evacuated Friday after a suspicious white powder was located in the building.
Police and fire officials later confirmed the substance to be an amount of heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil.
Hazmat officials retrieved the powder and decontaminated the building.
No word yet on how or where the drugs were discovered inside the building or how much of the substance was found.
Six Nations Musician Logan Staats won an Indigenous Music Award for Best Radio Single this weekend.
The awards were given as part of the Manitoahbee Festival in Winnipeg.
Staats huge hit “Lucky Ones” from CTVs The Launch was the #1 downloaded song in Canada the week it debuted.
A 33-year-old man is dead after a stabbing in Hamilton early Saturday morning.
Hamilton police say they responded to a call for a male with stab wounds shortly after 3 a.m.
Officers found one man with life-threatening injuries.
Police say he was taken to hospital, but died of his injuries just after noon Saturday.
Investigators believe three suspects may be involved, and are searching for three people believed to have run away from the scene through Beemer Park.
A post-mortem examination is scheduled for Sunday.
Police have arrested one man and are seeking another in a London human trafficking investigation.
City police say the case centres on allegations dating back as far as 2015 and involving a girl who was 15 at the time.
They did not provide further details.
Police say they arrested a 24-year-old man from Brampton and charged him with six counts including trafficking and sexual interference.
Police say they’ve issued a warrant for a 26-year-old man, also from Brampton, who’s wanted on 14 charges.
Anyone with information about the case is being asked to come forward.