Search Warrant Results in Loaded Firearm Seizure

Posted On Tuesday November 05, 2019

Region of Peel -Officers from the Vice, Narcotics and Street Level Organized Crime Unit have charged an 18 year-old man from Brampton with firearm related offences.

On Monday, November 4, 2019, investigators from the Vice, Narcotics and Street Level Organized Crime Unit with the assistance of the Tactical Unit conducted a criminal code search warrant at a residence in the area of Williams Parkway and Brentwick Drive in Brampton.

The search warrant resulted in the seizure of a loaded semi-automatic handgun.

The 18 year-old man from Brampton has been charged with the following:

  • Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Firearm
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Firearm
  • Possession of a Loaded Restricted Firearm

He attended the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton for a bail hearing on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. 

Anyone with information pertaining to this matter is asked to contact the Vice, Narcotics and Street Level Organized Crime Unit at (905) 453-3311, ext. 3555.  Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.

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N/R: 19-319
Inc: PR190404530

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