Six teens arrested in stolen car, including Mississauga and Brampton girls

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Published May 16, 2024 at 4:01 pm

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Girls from Brampton and Mississauga are among six teens arrested in a stolen car which had a gun inside.

According to Toronto Police, officers were patrolling near Highway 401 and Weston Road in Old Toronto on May 13. Around 10:15, the cruiser’s Automatic Licence Plate Reader alerted the officers to a stolen car.

They pulled the car over, finding six teenagers between ages 15 and 18 as well as a loaded pistol. The suspects include;

  • An 18-year-old Mississauga woman
  • A 15-year-old Toronto boy
  • A 17-year-old Toronto boy
  • A second 17-year-old Toronto boy
  • A 15-year-old Brampton girl, and
  • A 15-year-old Toronto girl

Their identities are protected by the Youth Criminal Justice Act. All six teens appeared in court on May 14.

Each has been charged with 11 offences including;

  • possession of stolen property over $5,000
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • possession of a restricted firearm without holding a license
  • possession of a loaded restricted firearm
  • careless storage of a firearm
  • careless storage of ammunition
  • occupying a car with a firearm
  • unlicensed possession of a restricted firearm
  • possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace
  • unlawful purchase of an automobile master key, and
  • possession of break-in instruments

Anyone with information can call police at 416-808-3100 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

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