Man wanted Canada-Wide arrested in Aroland


(LONGLAC, ON) – On November 30th, 2018, members of the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with officers from:

  • Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service
  • North West Region Emergency Response Team
  • Canine Unit

Worked together to execute a warrant on a residence in Aroland, Ontario for a suspect who was wanted on a Canada-Wide warrant.

24-year-old Joseph Magiskan, of Aroland First Nation, has been charged with:

  • Assault
  • Violating his Parole.

MAGISKAN has been held in custody at the Thunder Bay OPP Detachment and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Thunder Bay, Ontario on December 1st, 2018 (tomorrow) to answer to the charges.