Firearm Located After Vehicle Collision

Posted On Sunday September 13, 2020

Region of Peel – Officers from 11 Division have charged a 41-year-old man with numerous firearm related offences.

On Saturday, September 12, 2020, at approximately 6 a.m., emergency services received reports of a pickup truck that had collided into a home in the area of Winston Churchill Boulevard and Bromsgrove Road in Mississauga, and subsequently flee the area.

Responding officers located the vehicle a short distance away and during the course of the investigation, a Beretta handgun and ammunition was located inside of the truck. The driver of the vehicle, Rakeshwar Kisun from the City of Mississauga, was charged with the following offences:

- Possession of a Loaded Firearm
- Knowledge of an Unauthorized Firearm
- Possession of a Firearm Contrary to a Probation Order
- Occupant of Motor Vehicle Knowing There was an Unauthorized Firearm
- Operation of a Motor Vehicle While Prohibited x9

Rakeshwar Kisun was held for a bail hearing and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Brampton on Sunday, September 13, 2020.

To see an image of the firearm, visit PeelPolice.ca.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators with the 11 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-453-2121 ext. 1133. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.

For media inquiries, please contact the on-duty Media Relations Officer at 905-453-2121, ext. 4027.

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Occ: PR20-0294601
N/R: 20-251

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