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Police at 55 Division have arrested and charged a man for stealing a car near Woodbine and Gerrard in November.

Shawn Sharp, 23, was arrested and charged on Wednesday, Jan. 21 after being identified as a suspect through 55 Division’s ‘Wanted Wednesday’ initiative.

On Nov. 3, 2014, a 45 year-old man parked his car overnight near Woodbine Avenue and Gerrard Street East. His car was stolen, and was spotted being driven erratically a day later. The car was later found abandoned in a parking lot.

Police identified Sharp as a suspect after a forensic examination of the vehicle.

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An East End man is facing numerous firearms charges after an investigation led to the discovery of an unlawful firearm stored at his residence.

On Jan. 21, police from 55 and 41 divisions, along with the emergency task force, executed a search warrant near Pharmacy Avenue and Teesdale Place. Tyrell Fuller, 22, of Toronto, faces six firearms charges.


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