The public is being asked to avoid the area of Point Road on Kawehno:ke (Cornwall Island) due to an active police investigation following an armed robbery in Cornwall, Ontario yesterday.  


Akwesasne Mohawk Police officers are providing assistance to the Cornwall Police Service with the investigation. An arrest has been made, with one suspect in custody. There have been no Cornwall community police officers present on the territory during the investigation and subsequent arrest thus far.


No further details can be disclosed at this time. We thank you for your patience and understanding during this active investigation.


If you have any information pertaining to this investigation, please contact AMPS at 613-575-2000 or the Akwesasne Crime Stoppers at 613-575-2255.