On October 27, 2021 around 1:30 a.m. officers with the Crime Suppression Unit conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of Great Northern Road and Willoughby Street.
Upon approaching the vehicle officers identified 31-year-old Kristiani Mattila in the rear of the vehicle. Further investigation revealed he was wanted for failing to attend court.
He was arrested and a subsequent search found him to be in possession of a replica handgun and two sets of brass knuckles.
He is charged with;
Possession of a Prohibited Weapon x2
Possession of a Weapon Contrary to a Prohibition Order x6
Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
Breach of Recognizance – Fail to Comply with an Appearance Notice
He was held for bail court and remanded into custody. He is scheduled to appear in court on October 28, 2021.