Release Date: October 8th, 2020 - 8:20am
Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899
Contact: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899
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The Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) has made two arrests and seized one firearm after a traffic stop in Milton.
On Tuesday October 6, 2020, at approximately 10:30 pm police stopped a vehicle on the James Snow Parkway in Milton for a Highway Traffic Act violation.
As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation by officers on scene, two arrests were made and one firearm was seized.
Illia Ayo (18) of London has been charged with the following offences:
Mahmoud Abuain (18) of Milton has been charged with the following offences:
Both accused were held pending a bail hearing in Milton.
Items seized by police include a .45 calibre handgun (see attached photo), 14 grams of suspected fentanyl, and a large number of pills believed to be Xanax.