NewsMORE CHARGES FOR DETOUR SHARE ON: Tim Rout, staff Monday, Jun. 6th, 2016Detour Gold is facing 14 charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act after one of its employees was killed by cyanide. Fifty-two- year-old Dennis Millette died last year at Detour’s Cochrane mine when a cyanide valve broke exposing him to the deadly poison. Sodium cyanide is used to separate gold from rocks. In addition to the company, three supervisors were also charged.