Monday, 16 September 2019

4 Men Arrested in Firearms Investigation near Meadowbank Rd. / Cowley Ave.

Please note, the Toronto Police have arrested four men in a firearms investigation near Meadowbank Rd. / Cowley Ave. Please see the news report below:
The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of arrests made in a firearms investigation

On Saturday, September 7, 2019, at 8:24 am, officers responded to a call to check a home in the Meadowbank Rd. / Cowley Ave. area.

It is alleged that:
  • calls had been made about a loud party at a short term rental home
  • officers found a man sleeping in a car with a gun on his lap
  • he was arrested
  • two other men fled into the backyards of neighbouring properties
  • a search uncovered another firearm that had been discarded
  • officers then approached a group of men
  • a loaded magazine was discovered in their midst
  • they were all arrested
  • the home was searched by the Emergency Task Force
  • five more people were arrested but later released
Kingslee Christie, 22, of no fixed address, is charged with:
  1. Possession of a Loaded Regulated Firearm
  2. Occupy Motor Vehicle with a Firearm
  3. Possession of a Firearm Without Holding a Licence
  4. Unlicensed Person Possess Prohibited or Restricted Weapon
  5. Possession of a Firearm Knowingly Not Holding a Licence
  6. Possession of a Firearm Knowing No Authority
  7. Store Firearm Carelessly
  8. Weapons Dangerous to Public Peace
  9. Possession of a Firearm While Prohibited
  10. Possession of a Firearm While Prohibited
Najiib Adan, 28, of Mississauga, Zyad Siddiqui, 28, of Toronto, and Said Keylie, 24, of Toronto, have been charged with:
  1. two counts of Possession of a Prohibited Device Knowing its Possession is Unauthorized
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police at 416-808-2200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

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If you have seen or heard anything suspicious, please contact the Police.
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