Suspended Driver Caught with Firearm during Traffic Stop

Posted On Sunday August 09, 2020

Region of Peel – Officers from 22 Division have charged a man with drug and firearms-related offences during a traffic stop in Brampton.

On Saturday, August 8, 2020, at approximately 3:30 p.m., uniform officers investigated a vehicle in the area of Kenwood Drive and Gilgorm Road in the City of Brampton.  

The driver tried to leave the vehicle during the traffic stop, Drayon Lewis, a 28-year-old man from Toronto, was arrested and charged with three Highway Traffic-related offences, including Drive Under Suspension. In addition to the traffic offences, he was charged with seven firearm relation offences and one drug-related offence.

Drayon Lewis was held for bail and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Brampton on Sunday, August 9, 2020.

The information is ongoing, anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators with the 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453-2121 ext. 2233. 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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