A loaded semi-automatic was seized from an 18-year-old in Mississauga
Published November 1, 2020 at 2:34 am
Officers from 11 Division have charged an 18-year-old Toronto man with numerous firearm related offences during a traffic stop in the City of Mississauga.
On Friday, October 30, 2020, at approximately 9:00 p.m., officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Confederation Parkway and Agnes Street in the City of Mississauga. The driver of the vehicle attempted to evade police, however, he was taken into custody a short time later without incident.
As a result, a loaded semi-automatic Smith and Wesson .40 calibre firearm was seized.
Trequan Lodge, an 18-year-old man from Toronto, was charged with the following offences:
Flight from Peace Officer
Possession of a Loaded Firearm
Carry Firearm in a Careless Manner
Knowledge of an Unauthorized Firearm
Tampering with Serial Number of Firearm
Possession of a Firearm Contrary to Order x2
Fail to Comply with Undertaking
Fail to Comply with Release Order
Possession for the Purpose – Cocaine
Trequan Lodge was held for a bail hearing and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in the City of Brampton on October 31, 2020.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies