Two Sûreté du Québec police vehicles were damaged during an incident sparked by a traffic stop involving a patrol vehicle around midnight. There are reports that police cars ended up being pursued by other vehicles and were run off the road.
(Jus' like Boss Hog and Roscoe! hahahaaha)
Between 12 and 15 people blocked Highway 344 west of Montreal by dragging trees onto the road.
Police spokesman Gregory Gomez del Prado said protesters also set fire to a tree trunk that was on the road and barricaded two other entrances to Kanesatake.ahahahaha OK I have a slight empathy with the adventures of The General Lee, and this is just like an episode.
Now Bo and LukeDuke ... alla you guys ... doncha think maybe you could take those barricades down now, and put the fires out before ya leave too, eh? Ya had your fun, boys. Boss Prado's plenty ps'd and now we got two darn police cars ta fix, ya see ... and no pay for those ones! Taaaarrrrnation! Boys!ahahhahahahaha Saturday night ... more ... Mohawks look for answers after violent weekend near Oka Posted 14 hours ago After a weekend of confrontation with Quebec police, Mohawk leaders near Oka moved on Monday to condemn violence in their community. On Friday, two police cruisers were rammed in Kanesatake and a highway was cut off by a barricade of burning tree stumps.
There are reports that police cars ended up being pursued by other vehicles and were run off the road. Straightening them curves ... Flattenin them hills ... Someday the mountain might get em, but the law never will. (oops scuse burst into song moment ahhahahahahaaha)
July 27, 2008 - Montreal Gazette: Mohawks lift highway barricade
July 26 - CBC: Quebec Mohawk highway blockade cleared
July 26 - Globe and Mail: Mohawks barricade highway near Oka
July 26 - CTV News: Kanesatake Mohawks put up burning blockade near Oka
July 26 - Canadian Press: Quebec Mohawks barricade a highway near Oka following a police intervention
Feb 01/07 - CBC: RCMP to investigate Kanesatake Mohawk police
Dec 12/06 - CBC: Federal report says guns missing from Kanesatake
Dec 11/06 - CBC: Federal Liberals broke rules in funding Kanesatake police: audit
Oct 17/06 - CBC: Charges considered after $34M spent to police tiny Quebec band
Oct 16/06 - CBC: Quebec band council misspent millions on police, report alleges
July 08/05 - CBC: Gabriel leaves Kanesatake for Ontario
Jan 15/04 - CBC: Quebec had 'bloodshed' worries over Kanesatake
Jan 14/04 - CBC: Deal disgusts Kanesatake grand chiefahahahahahahahaahahaha ... did I mention? cwuc sucks! hahahahaaahhhahahahaha