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Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Broadcast time: 20:00
Date: Saturday, May 22, 2021
Unit: 52 Division
Phone: 416-808-5200
Case #: 2021-925786


The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of two arrests made in a firearm investigation.

On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, at 12:30 p.m., officers attended a domestic assault call in the Yonge Street and Gerrard Street West area.

It is alleged that:

- a women reported she had been held hostage by a man and women who had assaulted her and were in possession of a firearm and a large quantity of drugs

- officers arrived and arrested two individuals

On Thursday May 20, 2021, officers executed a search warrant at a nearby premise and a large quantity of drugs and a firearm were seized.

Property seized included:

- a 9 mm Smith and Wesson pistol

- $2,410.00 in cash

- 1 round of ammunition

- 1324.01 gms of Fentanyl

- 4.01 gms of Carfentanyl

- 617.3 gms Cocaine

- 510.27 gms Methamphetamine

- 88.64 gms Gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB)

- 28.42 gms Alprazolam (Xanax)

- 55.96 Unidentified pills

- multiple scales

- 5 cell phones and 17 SIM cards

Kristopher Pietila, 37, of Barrie, was charged with:

1. Assault
2. Sexual Assault
3. Forcible Confinement
4. Uttering Threats
5. Pointing a Firearm
6. five counts of Fail to Comply - Release Order
7. Possession of Proceeds of Crime
8. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Fentanyl
9. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Carfentanyl
10. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Cocaine
11. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - GHB
12. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Methamphetamine
13. Possession for the Purpose Schedule IV - Xanax
14. Possession of a Prohibited Weapon
15. Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
16. Possession of Firearm Unauthorized
17. Careless Storage of a Firearm

Danielle Borrie, 31, of Innisfil, was charged with:

1. Assault
2. Possession of Proceeds of Crime
3. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Fentanyl
4. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Carfentanyl
5. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Cocaine
6. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - GHB
7. Possession for the Purpose Schedule I - Methamphetamine
8. Possession for the Purpose Schedule IV - Xanax
9. Possession of a Prohibited Weapon
10. Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm
11. Possession of Firearm Unauthorized
12. Careless Storage of a Firearm

Both are being held for bail hearings.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Elizabeth Harnett, 52 Division




Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Smith & Wesson 9 mm semi-auto handgun with an 8 round magazine
Above: Smith & Wesson 9 mm semi-auto handgun with an 8 round magazine




Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Proceeds of Crime - $2410.00
Above: Proceeds of Crime - $2410.00




Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Drugs seized,
Fentanyl, GHB, Xanax
Above: Drugs seized, Fentanyl, GHB, Xanax




Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Drugs seized,
Cocaine, Methamphetamine
Above: Drugs seized, Cocaine, Methamphetamine




Arrests made in firearm investigation,
Gerrard Street West and Yonge Street,
Kristopher Pietila, 36,
Danielle Borrie, 31



Drugs seized,
Cocaine, Methamphetamine
Above: Drugs seized, Cocaine, Methamphetamine