A stolen vehicle was located in Ajax and six people are facing charges.
On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at approximately 9:00 p.m., members from West Division responded to the report of a possible impaired driver. Air1 assisted and was able to locate the 2016 Black Dodge Durango, which was also identified as stolen, parked in the Shoal Point Road and Bayly Street East area of Ajax.
Officers arrested six males at the scene. A replica handgun, which appears to have been modified, and knives were located inside the vehicle.
Two 18-year-olds, two 17-year-olds and two 16-year-olds, all from Ajax, are facing various charges. One of the 18-year-olds was held for a bail hearing and the others were released on Undertakings.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with any new information about this incident is asked to call D/Cst. Chrzan of the West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2565.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.