Investigators have made an arrest in a September 25, 2020 Pickering shooting.
On September 25, 2020 members of West Division responded to a residence in the area of Whites Rd and Sheppard Av, in Pickering for a shooting, where a male victim was found suffering from gunshot wounds. After a 10-month investigation, a suspect was identified by West Division Criminal Investigations Branch and was arrested on Monday, July 26, 2021 in Toronto.
Colin OLAFEMI, age 32 of Toronto is charged with 13 Criminal Code offences including: Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, numerous Firearms Offences and Possessing Stolen Property. The suspect was held for a bail hearing.
Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Chrzan or D/Cst D’Andrea of the West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2565/2526.
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.
ORIGINAL MEDIA RELEASE SENT ON SEPTEMBER 25, 2020
Male Shot in Pickering