SIX NATIONS OF THE GRAND RIVER TERRITORY, ON) – On Friday, December 11, 2020, members of West Region Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Units, under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB), assisted the Six Nations Police Service in the arrest of a second individual wanted in connection with the homicide of 27-year old Andrew DAVIS of Six Nations of the Grand River Territory.

As a result, police have arrested and charged 22-year-old Eric Jerome SMOKE of Hamilton, Ontario with First Degree Murder, Contrary to Section 235(1) of the Criminal Code.

The accused is being held in custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Brantford at a later date.

The Six Nations Police Service and the OPP would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance with this investigation.