photo courtesy of DRPS

On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at approximately 1:30 a.m.Durham Regional Police Service responded to a fight call on Dean Avenue in Oshawa. Police responded quickly and located the two males involved in the fight. One of the males had a loaded firearm and cocaine. He was arrested, and the handgun was seized.


The 17-year-old male of Oshawa, is charged with: Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking (Cocaine); Possession of Firearm Knowing Serial Number Tampered; Carry Concealed Weapon; Possession of a Prohibited Firearm with Ammunition; Possession of Firearm Knowing its Possession is Unauthorized; Unauthorized Possession of Firearm; Contravention Use Regulation and Careless Use of a Prohibited Firearm. He was held for a bail hearing.


Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Collins of Central East Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5200