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Man arrested and car impounded in stunt driving incidents,
Update,
Additional Charges Laid



Broadcast time: 13:15
Date: Thursday, April 8, 2021
Unit: 42 Division
Phone: 416-808-4200
Case #: 2021-620867


The Toronto Police Service has laid further charges against a man as part of an active investigation into stunt driving incidents across Scarborough.

On Sunday, April 4, 2021, at approximately 2:25 a.m., police became aware of a group of vehicles which had taken over the intersection of McNicoll Avenue and Placer Court.

See previous release

Following further inquiries by investigators into the incident at Meadowvale Road and Zoo Road, Joshua Goodale-Chapman, 19, of Waterdown, was re-arrested today (Thursday, April 8, 2021).

He has been additionally charged with:

1. Dangerous Operation of a Conveyance
2. Stunt Driving
3. Arson
4. Fail to Comply with an order under the Reopening Ontario Act

He is scheduled to appear at Toronto East Court, 1911 Eglinton Avenue East on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at 2 p.m., in room 407.


Officers continue to appeal for information and are actively trying to identity those involved. The Division has also spoken with the Toronto Zoo, as the sound from the vehicles and crowds can cause distress to the animals.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4200, 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 or Google Play.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Superintendent Paul MacIntyre, 42 Division