Region of Peel– Investigators from the 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau are thanking the public for their support, leading to arrest of man for Weapons Dangerous in the City of Mississauga.
On October 14, 2019 police were made aware of a Facebook video post of an individual who was filming himself with a firearm while driving around in his vehicle.
The investigation lead to the identification of the individual and the firearm in the video was a BB gun. Police attended the area of Dovetail Mews and Ridgeway Drive in Mississauga where the accused was located and arrested. The 22-year-old man from Mississauga was charged with Weapons Dangerous. He will attend the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton at a later date.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators with the 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453–2121, ext. 2233. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.