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Two men, 18, arrested in shooting investigation,
Cameron Street, north of Queen Street West,
Face total of 24 charges



Broadcast time: 11:31
Saturday, August 5, 2017

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2017-1390877


The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of arrests in a shooting investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Friday, July 28, 2017, at approximately 12:10 a.m., four men were involved in discharging a firearm multiple times in the Cameron Street, north of Queen Street West area

- a motor vehicle was struck multiple times, causing significant damage

- no one was struck with any rounds

- the suspects then fled the area

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, Kevin Pacheco, 18, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1) Discharge Firearm with Intent to Wound
2) Reckless Discharge of a Firearm
3) Possession of a Firearm Knowing its Possession is unauthorized
4) Unauthorized Possession of a Restricted Firearm
5) Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public Peace
6) Point Firearm
7) Possession of a Firearm Knowing its Possession is unauthorized
9) Unauthorized possession of a Restricted firearm
10) Possession of a Loaded Firearm
11) Careless Handling of a Firearm
12) Possession of a Firearm with an Altered Serial Number
13) Possession of a Firearm Obtained by Crime
14) Possession of a weapon Dangerous to the public Peace
15) Carry Concealed Weapon

It is further alleged that:

- when he was arrested, a loaded .45 calibre semi-automatic pistol was seized

- it contained six rounds of ammunition in the magazine

- also seized was protective body armour

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017, Dravid Collis, 18, of Toronto, was arrested and is charged with:

1) Discharge Firearm with Intent to Wound
2) Reckless Discharge of a Firearm
3) Possession of a Firearm Knowing its Possession is unauthorized
4) Unauthorized Possession of a Restricted Firearm
5) Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public Peace
6) Point Firearm
7) Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public Peace
8) Carry Concealed Weapon
9) Possession of Prohibited Weapon

It is further alleged that:

- a spring-loaded folding knife was seized during his arrest

They were scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Thursday, August 3, 2017, 2 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


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Constable Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Detective Darren Worth, 14 Division