Two men arrested in Firearm investigation,
"Purple Heroin" seized
Broadcast time: 09:40
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Case #: 2018-1732744
On Thursday, September 20, 2018, officers started an investigation regarding a man in possession of a firearm.
On Saturday, September 22, 2018, a Criminal Code Search Warrant was executed on a downtown apartment unit.
It is alleged that:
- within the apartment, officers located a loaded .40 calibre Glock pistol and over 50 rounds of ammunition
- also located was a quantity of cash and narcotics, including what is believed to be “purple heroin”
Sam Donaldson, 28, of Toronto, is charged with:
1. two counts of Assault
2. Uttering Threats
3. Possess Firearm While Prohibited
4. Possession of a Loaded Restricted Firearm
5. Careless Storage of Ammunition
6. Possess Restricted Firearm Without a Licence
7. Possess Restricted Firearm Knowingly Not Holding a Licence
8. Possess Firearm Obtained by Crime
9. Possess Prohibited Device Knowing No Authority
10. Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Narcotic
11. Possession of Proceeds of Crime Over $5000
Kalenda Kalonji, 29, of Toronto, is charged with:
1. Possession of a Loaded Restricted Firearm
2. Careless Storage of Ammunition
3. Possess Restricted Firearm Without a Licence
4. Possess Restricted Firearm Knowingly not Holding a Licence
5. Possess Firearm Obtained by Crime
6. Possess Prohibited Device Knowing No Authority
7. Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Narcotic
8. Possession of Proceeds of Crime Over $5000
They will appear in court at Old City Hall, on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at 10 a.m., in room 101.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Jason Peacock, Central North Major Crime Unit