KENORA – Officers with the Kenora Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the OPP Crime Unit and the OPP Forensic Identification Unit are investigating a death on Tunnel Island in Kenora.
At 12:41 p.m. on Monday, December 30, 2019, the OPP were dispatched to a report of a body located on Tunnel Island. Police attended and confirmed the person was deceased. A post mortem was conducted in Kenora on Thursday, January 2, 2020.
The name of the deceased is 31-year-old Don NECANAPENACE from Asubpeeschoseewagong First Nation (Grassy Narrows First Nation).
The investigation is continuing at this time.
If anyone has any information, please contact the Kenora OPP at (807) 548-5534 or 1-888-310-1122, or call CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).