On Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 7:11 PM, Akwesasne Central Dispatch received a call of an unresponsive male who possibly overdosed on drugs at a residence in Kana:takon (St. Regis), QC.
The Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service and the Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance Unit attended the residence and provided lifesaving measures to the male, who was then transported to a hospital and later pronounced deceased.
The Akwesasne Mohawk Police’s Criminal Investigation Unit is requesting that anyone with information regarding this incident contact AMPS at 613-575-2340. You can also leave an anonymous tip with Akwesasne Crime Stoppers at 613-575-2255.
For information on addiction services in the area, please contact any of the following: MCA Wholistic Health and Wellness Program at 613-575-2341, St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Alcoholism/Chemical Dependency Program at 518-358-3145, Citizens Advocate Center (Malone, NY) at 518-481-8160, and/or Cornwall Community Hospital at 613-938-8506.