Firearm and Ammunition Cache Seized,
Yonge St. and Eglinton Ave.,
Broadcast time: 07:00
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Case #: 2019-2458821
The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying any potential suspect(s) who are wanted in relation to a firearms investigation.
It is alleged that:
- On Saturday, December 21, 2019, with assistance from the public, members of the Toronto Police Service began an investigation involving a white 1992 Cadillac DeVille in the area of Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue.
- Subsequent to an investigation and a search warrant executed, officers were able to recover four firearms and ammunition, which may be linked to other offences
Photos of the firearms are attached to this release.
Seized by police:
- brown and silver sawed-off 12-gauge shotgun
- black SKS Arc Angel semi-automatic rifle 7.62 X 39 mm
- black CZ 70 7.65 semi-automatic handgun
- black semi-automatic handgun
- assorted ammunition, (12 gauge; 45 calibre; 32 Calibre ACP, 7.62 X 39 mm)
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at 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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Kevin Masterman, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Adrian Terzo, 53 Division Major Crime Unit