Search Warrant Executed and Firearm Seized

Posted On Friday January 08, 2021

Region of Peel – The Gun and Gang section of the Specialized Enforcement Bureau have charged a 19-year-old man in relation to firearm offences in the City of Brampton.

On Tuesday, January 5, 2021 members of the Specialized Enforcement Bureau with the assistance of the Tactical Rescue Unit executed a criminal code search warrant at a residence in the area of Van Kirk Drive and Mayfield Drive the City of Brampton.

As a result of the search, officers located and seized a 12-gauge sawed off shotgun.

Jack Shimiol, a 19-year-old man from Brampton, was charged with the following offences: 

  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm    
  • Possession of a Loaded Prohibited or Restricted Firearm   
  • Possession of a Firearm with Altered Serial Number

Jack Shimiol was held for a bail hearing and attended the Ontario Court of Justice on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, in the City of Brampton.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call investigators at the Specialized Enforcement Bureau at (905) 453–2121, Ext. 3515. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). 

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N/R – 21-006
Inc. # - PR210004819

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