Treaty Three police, OPP investigate sudden death in Seine River First Nation

Treaty Three police along with the Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man from Seine River First Nation.

A 42-year-old man was transported to hospital but died on Feb. 5

On Feb. 3, Treaty Three police requested the assistance of the northwestern Ontario OPP regarding an aggravated assault investigation in Seine River First Nation, according to provincial police.

Treaty Three police and Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man from Seine River First Nation.

According to a written release from the OPP on Tuesday, the Treaty Three Police Service requested provincial police's assistance on Feb. 3, regarding an aggravated assault investigation.

Police said the victim was transported to Thunder Bay, Ont., for medical assistance and on Monday, Feb. 5 he succumbed to his injuries.

An autopsy will take place at the Office of the Chief Coroner and Forensic Pathology Service in Toronto on Feb. 8, according to police.