Release Date: July 1st, 2020 - 12:37pm
Originator: Detective, Ron Wright, 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext 2284
Contact: Detective, Ron Wright, 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 ext 2284
On June 30, 2020 just after 10:00 pm an officer with the Halton Regional Police Service attended the area of Garth Webb Public School to investigate a driving complaint. The vehicle was located a short distance away and a traffic stop was conducted. The driver exited the vehicle and advanced on the officer while holding a knife.
The officer ordered the driver to drop the weapon and he complied.
After further investigation, the driver was found to be in possession of additional knives –both inside the pickup truck and concealed on his person. It was also determined that the suspect was impaired by alcohol.
Diego Olivera-Molina (21) of Oakville has been charged with:
Anyone with additional information in regards to this incident is asked to contact Detective Ron Wright of the Oakville Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2284
Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.