On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017, at 7:30 P.M., Six Nations Police received a report of a male asking a 15 year old girl to get into a van at the Tim Hortons in Ohsweken.
The girl had walked to Tim Hortons when a male standing in the lot asked her to get into a van. The male was described as Asian. The van was a white Ford Econo van.
Frightened by this the girl went into Tim Hortons. Inside there were two other Asian males looking at her. She stood by some adults and the men,
once served, left. The van was last seen traveling northbound on
Chiefswood Road. No other description of the men involved was obtained
other than they were Asian.
On Thursday, September 7th, 2017, at 6:30 A.M., police were notified that the van had returned to Tim Hortons. Officers stopped the van. There were a number of male occupants, only 2 spoke English. Officers were unable to determine if any of the occupants were involved in the incident from the
day before. Police were able to determine that the men were migrant
workers, on the Territory working on a local tobacco farm, on First Line Road.
The local tobacco farmer has been cooperative with police as this incident remains under investigation.