Arrest made in firearm investigation,
Munir Saleh, 23, facing multiple charges
Broadcast time: 09:50
Date: Monday, November 1, 2021
Unit: 14 Division
Case #: 2021-2093835
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest made in a firearm investigation.
On Sunday, October 31, 2021, at 9 a.m., officers became involved in the investigation of a car in the Queen Street West and Denison Avenue area.
It is alleged that:
- officers found a man sleeping behind the wheel
- he was observed exhibiting signs of intoxication
- he was arrested for having Impaired Care and Control of a Motor Vehicle
- a quantity of drugs and cash were located
- also located was a loaded 9mm Glock Model 17 pistol with four rounds in the magazine
- Crack Cocaine: 3.67 grams
- Fentanyl: 32.72 grams
- Vyvanse: 2.12 grams (11 pills)
- Cash: $7,965.00 (seized as proceeds of crime)
Munir Saleh, 23, of Kitchener, is charged with:
1) Impaired Care and Control
2) Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance (Crack)
3) Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance (Fentanyl)
4) Possession of a Schedule I Substance (Vyvanse)
5) Possession of proceeds of crime
6) Possession of a Weapon
7) Possession of a Restricted Weapon Without Authorization
8) Use/Handle/Store Firearm Carelessly
9) Possession of a Loaded Regulated Firearm
10) Occupy Motor Vehicle with Firearm
11) Possession of a Prohibited Device
12) Possess Firearm While Prohibited
13) Two counts Fail to Comply with Probation
He will appear in court at Old City Hall on Monday, November 1, 2021, at 10 a.m., via video link.
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, 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.
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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Darren Worth, 14 Division