(Kasabonika) On December 10, 2009 Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service in Kasabonika responded to a theft complaint from the manager of the Northern Store.

An investigation led police to a suspect which resulted in police recovering approximately fifty thousand dollars ($50,000.00) in cash.

Thirty-two (32) year old Jason David SEMENKO of Wabigoon, Ontario was charged with Theft Over $5,000.00. SEMENKO has been released custody to appear in court on February 18, 2010 at Kasabonika, Ontario.

Kasabonika First Nation is located approximately 580 kilometres north east of Thunder Bay.

For further information, please contact:

Sgt. Jackie George
Media Relations- Phone 807-623-2161- Ext.234
Nishnawbe -Aski Police Headquarters
Thunder Bay, Ontario