On January 20, 2021 at approximately 11:00 PM, the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle parked at the end of Wade Lafrance Memorial Road (Dump Rd), in Tsi Snaihne (Snye), QC.

Police attended the area and located a vehicle parked on the roadway bearing Pennsylvania registration. A non-indigenous male was removed from the vehicle and detained contrary to the Immigration Refugee and Protection Act.

A search of the vehicle revealed personal items, maps, cellular phones, and computer hardware. The non-indigenous male was transported to the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service for further questioning.

The Akwesasne Mohawk Police would like to thank the community for reporting suspicious activity and crimes in the area. Anyone with information that will assist in this or any other investigations can call Central Dispatch at 613-575-2000 or the Akwesasne Crime Stoppers at 613-575-2255. You can also submit a tip at