Penticton Indian Band marches on Ministry of Children and Families

The Penticton Indian Band is holding a march Friday to protest the Ministry of Children and Families involvement in placing children in ministry care.

Band spokesperson Inez Pierre says officials have been apprehending children without informed consent and full band participation.

The march will be held Friday at the Green Mountain Road Bridge at 9:30 am where band members will deliver a letter to the ministry office.