From the OPP
Members of the Rainy River District OPP are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a youth reported missing around 6:25 p.m. yesterday.
Johnny Shawataskung, 14, of Big Island First Nation, last was seen yesterday morning at Rainy River High School.
He is described as a First Nations’ male with brown hair and brown eyes. He also wears black-framed prescription glasses.
He last was seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with Johnny Cash in gold lettering on the hoodie, black windbreaker-type pants, and possibly a T-shirt with a long sleeve shirt underneath the hooded sweatshirt.
He may be carrying a black backpack.
It is possible the youth may be in the Fort Frances or Kenora areas.
Anyone with information regarding this missing person immediately should contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or the Rainy River District OPP detachment at 274-3322.
You also may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or access its website at www.p3tips.com/273
You may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.