Body of missing Indigenous youth found in Lake Superior

Body of missing Indigenous youth found in Lake Superior

Adam Spade who was reported missing on June 6 from a residence in Fort William First Nation has been found dead.

Police are investigating after a 14-year-old male reported missing late last week has been found dead.

The Ontario Provincial Police posted to social media that the body of Adam Spade of Martin Falls was found in Lake Superior near Fort William First Nation on Saturday.

Anishinabek Aski Police Service requested assistance from the OPP with the investigation into the circumstances surrounding Spade’s death. 

Spade was reported missing from a residence on Fort William First Nation on June 6.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place in Toronto.

Anyone with information that could assist this investigation is asked to contact police at 1-888-310-1122.

Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.comwhere an individual may be eligible for cash reward of up $2,000.


June 9, 2019 / by / in