Police make arrest in north Oshawa shooting


Published November 10, 2021 at 4:18 pm

An Oshawa man has been arrested in connection to a shooting last weekend in front of a bar near the Durham College campus.

A 19-year-old was shot in front of the BLVD restaurant and bar shortly midnight Saturday November 6 after an altercation between two groups of people.

The victim suffered non life-threatening wounds and was taken to a Toronto trauma centre.

Days later, police executed a search warrant on an Oshawa home.

Dylan Cadieux-Dacosta, 22 of Oshawa, was later arrested at his workplace in southern Whitby.

He faces 14 charges including aggravated assault, firing a gun with intent to wound, careless use of a weapon, driving with a weapon in the car, possessing a weapon dangerous to public peace and possessing a weapon contrary to an order.

Anyone with information about the incident can call D/Cst. Sheppard or Det. Ormonde at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1852/1827.



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