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Arrests made in Drug investigation,
Warrant executed,
York Street and Bremner Boulevard,
Three men facing 24 charges



Broadcast time: 11:45
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

23 Division
416-808-3100

Case #: 2018-1985466


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

Officers from the West Command Gun Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) applied for two CDSA search warrants for addresses associated to a man believed to be trafficking narcotics.

On Saturday, October 27, 2018, officers from the GVSU, 31 Division Major Crime Unit and 31 Division Community Response Unit officers executed one of the warrants at a residential high-rise building located in the Bremner Boulevard and York Street area.

It is alleged that the following items were seized:

- Two firearms
- 250 grams of Cocaine, Heroin and Fentanyl
- large amounts of Canadian currency

Hassan Mujynya-Kassem, 19, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1. Careless Storage of a Firearm
2. Possess Loaded Regulated Firearm
3. Possess Restricted or Prohibited Firearm without Holding a License and Registration Certificate
4. Possess Restricted or Prohibited Firearm Knowingly without Holding a License and Registration Certificate
5. Possess Prohibited Device
6. Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under
7. Fail to Comply with Recognizance
8. Three counts of Possession of Schedule I for Purpose of Trafficking

Wilson Torres, 21, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1. Careless Storage of a Firearm
2. Possess Loaded Regulated Firearm
3. Possess Restricted or Prohibited Firearm without Holding a License and Registration Certificate
4. Possess Restricted or Prohibited Firearm Knowingly without Holding a License and Registration Certificate
5. Possess Prohibited Device
6. Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over
7. Three counts of Possession of Schedule I for Purpose of Trafficking

Ontoy Duff, 22, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1. Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under
2. Four counts of Possession of Schedule I for Purpose of Trafficking

They were scheduled to appear in court on Sunday, October 28, 2018, at Old City Hall, 60 Queen Street West, in room 101.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3100, 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Jason Taylor, Gun Violence Suppression Unit




Arrests made in Drug investigation,
Warrant executed,
York Street and Bremner Boulevard,
Three men facing 24 charges



firearm seized,
Glock 40 calibre
Above: firearm seized, Glock 40 calibre




Arrests made in Drug investigation,
Warrant executed,
York Street and Bremner Boulevard,
Three men facing 24 charges



firearm seized,
Taurus 9 mm
Above: firearm seized, Taurus 9 mm